Category: Career Training Programs

March 11, 2019

PLTW Biomedical Science students like Brooklyn Rackley take on real-world challenges Brooklyn Rackley, a junior at Cyril, is seen here processing crime scene evidence. Rackley enrolled in the PLTW Biomedical Sciences program at Caddo Kiowa Tech Center last spring. Because of this choice, she is now considering a degree in Microbiology. Today’s biomedical science professionals…

February 26, 2019

CKTC students continue to make groundbreaking leaps into nontraditional careers Jobs that were considered an unconventional career choice for women some 30 years ago are no longer labeled as such. According to the United States Department of Labor – Women Bureau, those careers include lawyers, physicians and butchers to name a few. Unbeknownst to Leisha…

December 17, 2018

Brent Lester and Mike Hendricks join the CKTC team New instructors Brent Lester (Cooperton) and Mike Hendricks (Fort Cobb) recently finished their first semester of teaching at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center. Both joined the CKTC team in August. Lester, who lives in Cooperton with his family, was hired as the new HVAC instructor. And hired…

December 17, 2018

Career Major completers announced at December Gold Star assembly Staff recognized several students for completing their career major during the December Gold Star assembly. Other recognitions included perfect attendance, students of the month and WorkKeys and contest winners. The Gold Star assembly is an opportunity to highlight student achievements on campus. “Each of the awards…

December 17, 2018

Health Careers students visit medical facilities Visiting business and industry is a key part of the training at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center. Recently Health Careers students went to Lawton to visit McMahon Tomlinson Nursing Center and Comanche County Memorial Hospital. “The hands-on nature of our training, along with experiencing first-hand what they will be doing on-the-job,…

December 13, 2018

After years of failures and running adrift with only disappointments to her name, Justine had her “aha” moment “I feel accomplished. I feel like I am succeeding. I feel blessed.” This is how Justine Talmadge starts her story now. But her narrative didn’t always begin that way. It’s hard to imagine that the confident young…

November 13, 2018

Caddo Kiowa Technology Center holds October Gold Star student recognition assembly CKTC recently held its October Gold Star student recognition assembly. CKTC staff acknowledges students for a variety of different honors during this much-anticipated event. Both students and staff take great pride in each student recognition assembly because it highlights significant career objectives. “Being a student…

October 25, 2018

Student leaders at CKTC kick-off the school year with action Career and Technical Student Organization student leaders kick-off the school year at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center by electing officers and participating in a fall leadership conference. “We typically have exemplary participation in our student organizations, and I expect this year will be no different. I…

September 18, 2018

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…