Welcome to the Whiteside Area Career Center
The Whiteside Area Career Center (WACC) is one of about sixty regional vocational systems in Illinois. The systems were organized in 1986-87 to coordinate and provide regional career and technical programming among its member, collect and report data to the Illinois State Board of Education, act as the flow-through of federal and state resources, and market career and technology education throughout its region.
WACC is governed by a Board of Control comprised of the superintendents from each member school district. At present, sixteen local public school districts and three private schools are members of this cooperative joint agreement.
Career and technical programming is provided at member high schools or at the Whiteside Area Career Center. Occupational clusters include agricultural occupations, business and related occupations, family and consumer sciences, health occupations and industrial/technical occupations.
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The following scholarships are being offered through Whiteside Area Career Center for the 2014-2015 School Year: CLARENCE BROWN SCHOLARSHIP – One $500 Scholarship and Five $300 Scholarships One $500 scholarship must be awarded to a senior student from Sterling High … Continue reading
Job Posting The Whiteside Regional Vocational System located in Sterling, Illinois is accepting applications for the position of System Director. Applicants must have a current Administrative Type 75 Certificate and a Professional Education License in the area of Career and … Continue reading
The end of Winter Break is January 5. The teachers and staff at WACC are want to welcome back all the students for a great second half of the school year.
Whiteside Area Career Center will host an open house on Monday, November 10th. It will take place from 5:30 – 7:30 pm.
Students, parents, and the public are invited to visit WACC to meet the instructors and learn about our programs.
Door prizes will be available.
The Kiddie Kampus Preschoolers ended their week of learning about Letter “C” by making cars out of boxes. The Early Childhood Education Students helped the preschoolers create their awesome cars and had them “drive “their cars through the WACC office … Continue reading
Whiteside Area Career Center’s Computer Tech students featured in national certification magazine.
Whiteside County United Way Chili Cook Off Both the CEO and Food Service Programs from WACC entered the Annual Whiteside County United Way Chili Cook Off on Saturday, October 11th. The CEO program’s theme was Under Construction and the Food … Continue reading
Allied Health Program Update for Fall of 2014 We are off to a great start! The C.N.A. students are just finishing up their first internship rotation for the school year, which fills the student’s time on Tuesday and Thursday. Students … Continue reading