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Ribbon-Cutting Ceremony Event/Fall Open House

Thank you to All Who Made our Ribbon-Cutting Event and Fall Open House a Huge Success!  Yesterday, Wilco celebrated the ribbon-cutting of our new Veterinary Asst. Clinic.  We were joined by Village of Romeoville Mayor, John Novak, Senator Meg Loughran Cappel, Will County Board, Jennifer Bertino-Tarrant, Romeoville Chamber, Mary Kay Campbell, Will County Animal Control Director, Anna Payton, JJC VMTP Coordinators, Abby Panozzo and Jennifer Barraclough, Wilco Board Members, business partners, family, friends, students and parents who helped make our event a huge success.  Thank you to all who attended!

5 Years of Service Recognition

WILCO is proud to recognize the following staff members for 5 years of Service:  Teacher Aide in Culinary Arts, Chef Scott Dudgeon & Computer Technology Instructor, Mrs. Faye Jackson We sincerely appreciate your hard work, dedication and loyalty year after year to make Wilco Area Career Center a GREAT place for students to THRIVE in their educational journey!

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Wilco spotlight: Hannah Marshall '19

Hannah Marshall '19 Plainfield Central High School Intro to Health and C.N.A. alumnus Hannah Marshall is a recent honors graduate of the Bradley University Nursing Program. Hannah is currently employed in the post partum department at USF Hospital in Peoria.  

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Retirement Wishes to Julia Ann Oglesby

Wishing  you all the best after  retirement ! Thank you for inspiring us every day at work. We will miss you! Congratulations on your  retirement ! Assistant Principal Julia Ann Oglesby  

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Wilco Preschool Class of 2023 Graduation

Graduation is such a special milestone in a child’s life.   The Wilco Preschool Graduation ceremony is a great opportunity to celebrate learning and to recognize an important milestone, one that may be the first of many milestones. Wilco Area Career Center is proud to promote this innate feeling of pride and accomplishment as students receive their preschool diploma.  From the tassel on the graduation . . .

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Teachers select a student of the quarter who exemplifies a great work ethic, a good attitude and good attendance. The last quarter of the school year the teachers select a Student of the Year for their program. We are so happy to recognize students who are going above and beyond! Student of 1st Quarter 22-23 Student of 2nd Quarter 22-23 Student of 3rd Quarter 22-23 Student of the Year 2023 Clinical Student of the . . .

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Register Now for Summer Computer Classes

Registration Open to High School Juniors and Seniors within the following districts; Plainfield Dist. 202, Reed-Custer 255U, Valley View 365U, Wilmington 209U, Lemont 210 and Lockport. REGISTER TODAY for Summer CIS Fundamentals 122 Computer Classes at Wilco Area Career Center. Students will earn 4 college credits with Joliet Junior College. Classes begin June 5th-July 13th, 2023 from 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Wilco Area Career Center . . .

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FCCLA State Competion Results

These students were chosen by FCCLA state competition to represent Illinois at Nationals this summer July 2-6th in Denver Colorado! CONGRATULATIONS.....We are proud of everyone! National Qualifiers Carina Wilmington (PSHS): Teach and Train (Gold) Simona McDonald (BHS): Job Interview (Silver) Marian Rivera (PSHS): Focus on Children (Silver) Maria Fiore (Lemont): Early Childhood Education . . .

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Spring Buffet at Wilco Area Career Center

Today, Wilco Culinary Program held its Annual Spring Buffet.  The buffet was filled with community members and school staff from our sender districts.  The buffet menu included the following; Baguette with whipped butter, cream of Tomato Basil Soup, Spinach Salad with Poppy Seed Dressing, Strawberries and Goat Cheese, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Pork Roulade with Spinach, Cheese, Roasted Red Peppers and Caramelized Onions, Green Bean . . .

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Public Buffet Schedule-Call for Reservations TODAY!

2023 - 2024 Culinary Events EVENT Max Reservation Cost Date Time . . .

Wilco Administration

Executive Director Elizabeth Kaufman ekaufman@wilcoacc.org (815) 838-6941 ext. 1006   Assistant Director/Principal . . .

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