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Mellinda Mattox, R.N.

Photograph of Melinda Mattox, R.N.

Newest Staff Member of C.N.A. Training Program

Melinda Mattox joined #TeamKACC in August of 2018. Not only is Ms. Mattox an experienced Registered Nurse (RN) and Quality Improvement Professional, she brings a wide variety of experience in the healthcare setting to our program.   Like many people, Ms. Mattox did not initially go directly into her chosen profession.  Following her graduation from BBCHS, she entered Illinois School of Electrology in Frankfort . . .

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Dalton Grimes

Dalton Grimes standing in front of Career Center's Globe

Definitely Prepared for Tomorrow

The last day of the 2018-2019 school year was made extra-special with a visit from Dalton Grimes.  Dalton, a 2018 Graduate from KACC's Welding Technology Program and Watseka High School returned to KACC for a quick visit. Dalton is just 8-weeks shy of graduating Northwest Iowa Community College's Lineman Program.  Northwest Iowa Community College is known for being small, but mighty, is the oldest community . . .

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Thank You Sponsors!

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Grateful for our Partners in Career and Technical Education

Director, Matt Kelley, Principal, Tim Guerin, and Dean of Students, Lucas Papineau join all of us here at the Kankakee Area Career Center (KACC) to say  THANK YOU TO OUR SCHOLARSHIP SPONSORS! Once again, our community and  business partners have demonstrated their depth of generosity when it comes to education and the Kankakee Area Career Center.   We ask our students, families, KACC alumni . . .

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Kankakee Community College Welcomes Health Careers Students

Marissa Glenn, C.N.A. Student from St. Anne HS with Darla Jepsen.

Thanks for a Great Day at KCC!

On April 26th, Kankakee Area Career Center's Certified Nursing Assistant and Medical Terminology/Basic Health Skills Students were invited to Kankakee Community College to participate in a Healthcare Career Day at KCC.  This full-day event allowed KACC students an opportunity to tour the facility and learn about the excellent educational opportunities within a variety of health care career fields including nursing, . . .

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Computer Aided Drafting

Drafting + 3D Design

The Drafting + 3D Design program at the Career Center is a two-year program offered to juniors and seniors.  Even though this course . . .

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KACC School of Cosmetology Salon Open to Public!

Take advantage of the Kankakee Area Career Center Full-Service Salon.  Our Salon is staffed by teachers who work side-by-side with . . .

Take a Minute Update - A Fresh Look

When we come across an informative and interesting article or video, we will post a link within this short article. Since this particular . . .

Construction Technology

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Students in Construction Technology build and maintain structures ranging from rough scaffolds, residential electric and concrete forms to . . .

Students having fun on KACC Globe at Front of School.

About Us

The primary purpose of the Kankakee Area Career Center (KACC) is to meet the  Career and Technical Education needs of regional . . .

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Kankakee Area Career Center4083 N 1000 W Road

PO Box 570Bourbonnais, IL 60914

815-939-4971Fax: 815-939-7598

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