News and Events

December 28, 2020
CAREERLINE TECH ALUM SERVE COMMUNITY DURING PANDEMIC

Holland, MI – Recent alumni of the Emergency Medical Services (EMS) and Public Safety and Security Services programs at Careerline Tech Center are putting their skills to work and serving local communities during the pandemic.

David Karel standing next to squad car

December 23, 2020
M-TEC PROVIDES ESSENTIAL HEALTHCARE WORKER TRAINING DURING PANDEMIC

Holland, MI- Seven individuals who completed the most recent Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) program through Thompson M-TEC have already begun to serve our community as much needed essential workers in the healthcare system. Categorized as essential, healthcare training has continued during the state-mandated “shutdown” while other classes were required to halt.

CNA students taking temperatures group of smiling CNA students

November 19, 2020
YAS STUDENTS LEARN JOB SKILLS AND HELP DISTRIBUTE FREE CHILDREN'S BOOKS

Holland, MI- A book distribution program facilitated by Ottawa Area ISD Young Adult Services (YAS) and Help Me Grow (HMG) provides free books to children at local agencies and helps students in the Young Adults Services-Holland program learn lifelong skills. 

November 10, 2020
OAISD PARENTS AS TEACHERS RECEIVES NATIONAL RECOGNITION AS A BLUE RIBBON AFFILIATE

Ottawa Area ISD Parents as Teachers Endorsed Sites Demonstrate High-Quality Implementation of Evidence-Based Home Visiting

Holland, MI- The Ottawa Area ISD Parents as Teachers organization has earned a prestigious endorsement from the Parents as Teachers National Center, Inc., (PATNC) as a Blue Ribbon Affiliate, making it one of the top-performing home visiting affiliates within the PATNC’s international network.

October 6, 2020
OAISD BOARD OF EDUCATION SELECTS NEXT SUPERINTENDENT

Holland, MI – During a special meeting yesterday, October 5, the Ottawa Area ISD (OAISD) Board of Education voted unanimously to begin contract negotiations with Dr. Kyle Mayer to be the organization’s next Superintendent.