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Aviation Mechanics Program and Heavy Equipment Program Open Houses

Wilco will again be offering the Aviation Mechanics program in conjunction with Lewis University starting in the 2020-2021 school year. They will be holding an Open House for students interested in the program for next year on November 18th. Please refer to the flyer attached below for more information on the open house. Also, for more information on the program, see Aviation under Programs at the top of our home page of the website. . . .

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Alumni Corner

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We had a visit today from Navy Boatswain Mate, Shawn Rosen. Shawn was a 2018 graduate of Plainfield South high school and attended the Criminal Justice program here at Wilco. Shawn is currently serving on the USS Benfold, which is a destroyer located in Yokosuka, Japan. We are very glad Shawn came to visit and speak with the Criminal Justice class while he was on leave. Best of luck to you in your future endeavors, Shawn, and thank you . . .

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Reed-Custer Freshman Tour Wilco

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Reed-Custer freshman visited the Wilco campus today to get an idea about all the programs we offer here. Teachers and current Wilco students explained about their programs, about dual credit and about the careers available in their field.

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Part-Time Vet Assistant Teacher's Aide Needed

Wilco is taking applications on our website for a part-time vet assisting classroom aide. The aide in Vet Assisting will assist the teacher in providing instructional assistance to students both in the lab and classroom setting.  Familiarity with a variety of animals is preferred.  Classroom pets include a cat, guinea pigs, bearded dragons, sugar gliders, turtles, etc.  Per new requirements for the State of Illinois, . . .

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It's always great to hear wonderful news about our former students. Our welding instructor, Nick Moran, got an email from two skilled trades recruiters from Aerotek who had attended our job fair given for our students this spring. They reported to Nick that our student, Anthony Zaragoza (Plainfield South 2019), interviewed with a welding company. The recruiters, Alex Vaughan and Nick Norton, reported Anthony "crushed the . . .

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Wilco Area Career Center, Romeoville has the following openings for the 2019-2020 school year: Full-time Clinical Supervisor for CNA Program. Must be a Registered Nurse in State of Illinois for 2 years. Must have 1 year nursing experience with nursing care, including personal care and activities of daily living to older adults, or for chronically ill adults. Per the IDPH, the one year RN experience is defined as providing direct care . . .

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Public Buffet Schedule

The dining options offer diverse training for our students. There will be various dining options, number of guests and costs for the events. . . .

Buffet Menu

Fall Harvest Menu available now! Fall Harvest Buffet Menu             . . .

Wilco Administration

Executive Director Elizabeth Kaufman ekaufman@wilco.k12.il.us (815) 838-6941 ext. 1006   Assistant . . .

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