CKTC holds 50th Anniversary Celebration
Caddo Kiowa Technology Center, one of the first technology centers in the state, recently celebrated its 50th anniversary. With construction completed in September 1968, CKTC opened its doors to the public for the first time. The school had 11 programs and 200 students. Today, the school has an enrollment of 569 students and offers thousands of hours of training to business and industry each year.
To recognize the achievements of the school, staff and students held a 50th anniversary celebration on September 13, 2018. The day was an opportunity to honor the legacy of the school, as well as to look to the future.
During this celebratory moment previous administrators, former colleagues, students and board members were recognized for their contributions to the school and for laying a foundation of continued success at CKTC.
Superintendent Tony Hancock welcomed all those in attendance for the 50th anniversary event. He introduced guests, students and staff. Representative David Perryman and Representative Rhonda Baker presented a citation recognizing CKTC’s 50th anniversary and honoring the school’s major contributions to the district.
Over the past five decades, CKTC has educated thousands of students and provided unmatched services to businesses in the district. In closing statements Board President Dustin Tackett commended the school on its 50th anniversary and for its tremendous impact to the district over the years and challenged the community to continue growing and looking forward to the next 50 years.For over half a century, CKTC has provided career training, business and industry services and leadership programs to a rural district in southwest Oklahoma. Opportunities at CKTC range from business and health to science and transportation trades. Additionally, CKTC offers customized workplace training and short-term training. More information about CKTC is available online at www.mycktc.com or by calling 405.643.5511. CKTC is a proud member of the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education, which provides leadership and resources and assures standards of excellence for a comprehensive statewide system of career and technology education. The system offers programs and services in 29 technology center districts.
This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.
50th Anniversary Photo Album