Category: Welding and Metal Fabrication

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…

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…

March 6, 2018

February Gold Star Students Success for Gold Star Students begins with the choice to take the opportunities presented them. One such opportunity is enrolling in a career training program, and Caddo Kiowa Technology Center Gold Star Students prove time and again they aren’t afraid to go after what they want. At each Gold Star Assembly,…

October 25, 2017

Check out what your sophomores learned at this year’s TechnoZone event! Every year there is much hype generated from the upcoming TechnoZone sophomore tours event at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center in Fort Cobb, Oklahoma. And this year is no different. Well, except the sophomores this year engaged in pregame antics (if you will). Taking to…

October 23, 2017

October Gold Star Student Accomplishments In today’s competitive job market, we know one thing: Many well-trained graduates will get lost in the mix, especially when their resumes report similar academic and work histories. Students at Caddo Kiowa Technology Center know that student accomplishments are what can set them apart from the thousands of other candidates…

September 18, 2017

Caddo Kiowa Technology Center Welding and Metal Fabrication Instructor Keith Theesen recently recogized his students for being named to the CKTC National Technical Honor Society. James Johnson (Apache) and Devon Clemons (Fort Cobb) received their certificates during the first-day back activities at CKTC. CKTC National Technical Honor Society Inductees    

May 24, 2017

Just attend a Gold Star Student Assembly, and one fact becomes apparent.¬†CKTC students don’t settle for standing outside the fire – watching life pass by them. They have drive and determination. They choose to get up each day and take an active role in the change they want in their lives. And the power of…

February 22, 2017

SkillsUSA Contest – Advancing to State Apache High School students Stetson Arter and Bailey Miller brought home honors last Thursday when they competed at SkillsUSA Districts. This accomplishment qualifies the CKTC Welding and Metal Fabrication students to advance to State SkillsUSA contest in April.   Miller was one of seventeen CareerTech students from six participating…

November 14, 2016

Pipe Donation CKTC Students preparing for a career in the welding and transport industries are benefiting from a recent pipe donation to the school. Petroleum Services of Woodward Oklahoma has already worked extensively with CKTC on Load Securement Training for CDL drivers. Now, the business has donated a generous amount of pipe to the Welding…

September 28, 2016

Welding and Metal Fabrication program reshapes shop with funds from lottery grant During a time of critical budget cuts in education, Caddo Kiowa Technology Center is finding a way to take significant steps forward due to the appropriated 5.5% of the Oklahoma Lottery Education Trust Fund to the Oklahoma Department of Career and Technology Education….