Being at the JVS allowed me to develop a tool that I will take with me for life. It allowed me to have a social network and the opportunity to meet different people from so many different schools. The JVS provided me with the tools and knowledge I needed and gave me confidence when I entered my apprenticeship program.” Jairo is currently employed by the Cleveland Bricklayers Union Local 5 as a Field Representative.
2001 Graduate JVS Masonry Trades
"I felt extremely comfortable at the JVS. I made friends easily and that made learning easier and enjoyable." Nicole currently works at Drug Mart Corporation as a Quality Assurance Technician and Computer Programmer.
2009 Graduate JVS Web & Graphic Design
"Lorain County JVS gave me a head start on my career. At a really young age I was able to hop into my career. At the age of 21 I was a manager of a salon and by 22 was in a position that allowed me to buy a house and car.” Jackie is a Salon Coordinator and Boutique Manager at Vanity Lab Salon.
2010 Graduate JVS Cosmetology
"I am grateful for all the connections that I have made at Lorain County JVS. My teachers turned into friends that helped me get to where I am today.” Curt currently works at Nordson Corporation as a Machinist.
2014 Graduate JVS Precision Machine Technology
“The best part of Lorain County JVS for me, was the hands on experience that I received. What I learned in lab, gave me a head start in my career.” Dylan is a Roadside Diesel Technician for R&J Trucking.
2016 Graduate JVS Commercial Truck Technology
“The JVS allowed me so many great opportunities. I got to try new things, like being involved in FFA, and the National Technical Honors Society. The JVS opened up so many doors for new experiences and numerous scholarships.” Maggie is currently a student at the Ohio State University Agricultural Technical Institute.
2017 Graduate JVS Landscape & Greenhouse Management
“The comradery that you build in your program, with people that are learning the same things as you, made the Lorain County JVS a great place for me.” Justin is currently employed at Total Line Refrigeration as a Refrigeration Technician.
2017 Graduate JVS Heating & Air Conditioning
“There are so many great opportunities for students at Lorain County JVS. For me, it was awesome being involved in one of the most elite career-tech student organizations. This allowed me to participate in competitions, compete for scholarships and meet people from across the U.S.” Julia was awarded a full tuition scholarship, which amounts in over $160,000, to the Culinary Institute of America (CIA) in New York. Julia is currently a student at the CIA.
2017 Graduate JVS Culinary Arts