Thursday, December 8, 2016

2016 Open House

Thank you to all of the students and families who visited us for JELCC's Open House! 

You are always welcome to visit us again at JELCC! If you would like to learn more about JELCC, we are happy to provide tours of the entire building or specific classes.

Please continue to stay in touch with JELCC by joining us on FacebookTwitter, & Instagram

Wednesday, November 30, 2016

Welcome MSDWT 8th Grade Students!

Welcome future NCHS Panthers!
MSDWT 8th grades students toured JELCC this week.
Students learned about Career Technical classes that they can elect to take during their high school years.  

As students met with teachers and students they learned that when they enroll into a CTE class, they have the opportunity to:

1. Earn college credits 
2. Earn industry-recognized Certificates 
3. Join Career Technical Student Organizations (CTSOs) & compete in state and national competitions
4. Work towards earning an Honors Diploma 
5. Join National Technical Honor Society
6. Experience hands-on learning
7. Participate in clinical experiences at job sites
7. Have FUN while learning! 

Friday, November 18, 2016

Congratulations Torch-Bearer Students!

Congratulations to the 100 students who were awarded JELCC's Torch-Bearer Award. This is JELCC’s premier character award! JELCC teachers nominate students who exhibit International Baccalaureate Learner Profile Traits.
The traits include:

The Torch-Bearer Award is a reminder to all of us that those who bear the torch light the way for others to follow their lead!


Thursday, September 22, 2016

Did you know JELCC has its own restaurant?

Light Cafe, Now Open!

Light Cafe 

A public cafe, run by our students!
JELCC's Light Cafe is open for breakfast and lunch!
Students exhibit a wide-range of culinary skills, as they deliver new menus weekly.  To find this week's menu, check out:
Hours of Operation:
Wednesdays and Thursdays 7:45 AM to 1:00 PM during normal School Schedule

 Light Cafe is located at 1901 E. 86th Street, on the east side of JELCC. As you pull into the JEL campus, go around the east side of the parking lot and follow the signs towards the back of JEL. You will see designated parking signs for the Light Cafe.

For Carry-out or more information, call us!
 317-259-5265 x44067

 Hours of Operation:

Wednesdays and Thursdays 7:45 AM to 1:00 PM during normal School Schedule

Saturday, September 10, 2016

Field Day 2016

Check out pictures of this year's JELCC Field Day, an annual event devoted to celebrating career technical education! 

Field Day is an opportunity for students from JELCC's 10 different partnership schools to build friendships and participate in teamwork activities. 

Friday, September 2, 2016

Nora Elementary Garden Club

Nora Garden Club shared vegetables from their school-site garden with JELCC Culinary Arts students today. Together, these elementary and high school students prepared vegetable pasta & potato chips. What a great example of teaching & learning through teamwork!

Sunday, August 7, 2016

Welcome Back to School!

Welcome back to school, JELCC students!

It's week one of the 16-17 school year! Already, our students are focused and eager to learn. 

Did you know that 
J. Everett Light Career Center is an area career center that serves 11 school corporations in Marion, Boone and Hamilton counties.  This means you are going to meet a lot of new friends this year! 

JELCC offers a variety of quality career and technical education programs. 

Nationwide, Career & Technical Education (CTE) programs are changing, evolving, and innovating to better serve the needs of the community around us.
How will you contribute to your community and make your world a better place?

We are creating an educational environment that integrates core academics with real-world relevance, preparing students of all ages to help drive America’s success and vitality. 

J. Everett Light Career Center is proud to offer CTE programs for area high school students interested in learning in-demand skills that have practical connections to career pathways.  All of our classes include dual credit and/or certifications students can earn while they’re still in high school.

Explore our website and find out more about our courses, certifications, dual credit 

Welcome to a new school year!