Buckeye Career Center's Student of the Month, Levi Kilpatrick.
Levi, a senior from Newcomerstown, enrolled in the Commercial Truck Technology program. He currently works at MJK Electrical where he interns with the company in the morning and attends his lab each weekday in the afternoon.
Levi plays basketball and golf at Newcomerstown and was a member of the 2017 district qualifying golf team. He is a member of UCF and volunteers for the Newcomerstown Bitty Ball program.
He is currently attempting to land a seat in an apprenticeship program with Ohio CAT, which would allow him to work for CAT and continue his schooling after his high school graduation.
Levi’s instructor, Mr. Chris Rufenacht had this to say about his student, “Levi has been a great asset to our program. Levi is self-motivated, goal oriented and brings great ideas to our program. He is willing to help the other students at any time. Levi’s internship allows him to learn electrical design and contracting. He is passionate about learning our career, eager to succeed in electrical troubleshooting, and possibly pursuing a career in power generation."
Levi will be honored at the December Board of Education meeting and has received a congratulatory lunch from Mr. Fockler at the career center.