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Burke County High FFA

 
FFA Advisors: 
- Mrs. Allie Crockett 
- Mr. Andrew TenHuisen 
 
2017-2018 FFA Officers:
President: …………Dawson Fields
Vice-President:……Rosemary Durant
Secretary: …………Jessi Lynn Strickland 
Treasurer:…………..Mary Beth Mallard
Reporter:…………...Grace Newman
Sentinel...................Josef Steinseifer
 
 

Mission:  FFA makes a positive difference in the lives of the students by developing their potential for premier leadership, personal growth and career success through agricultural education.

 

Activities:  The BCHS FFA holds monthly meetings that are filled with fun, food, and good friends. Numerous other activities are available to those members wishing to become active in the career development events and other leadership activities provided to them in the BCHS FFA.  Scholarships, awards and other forms of recognition are awarded to those members exhibiting excellence in their designated field of study, interest and involvement.  

Career Development Events (CDE's): Available at BCHS

  • Tractor Driving
  • Floral Design
  • Floriculture
  • Landscape and Nursery
  • Job Interview
  • Prepared Public Speaking
  • Poultry Judging
  • Dairy Judging
  • Livestock Judging
  • Discussion Meet
  • FFA Quiz Bowl
  • FFA Creed Speaking
  • Extemp. Speaking
  • Agriculture Mechanics
  • EMC Wiring
  • Lawn Mower Operations
  • Wildlife Management
  • Agricultural Communications
  • Agricultural Sales

 

 

Benefits of joining BCHS FFA:

- Prepares you for college

- Win money

- Make lifelong friendships with FFA members across the state and nation

- Travel all over the Untied states for various competitions and to attend numerous events

- Develop leadership and communication skills that are needed for success in everyday life

- Ability to gain knowledge of the agriculture industry and explore many different careers 

- Because its FUN!!!!!!

 

 

For more infomrationa about the FFA visit the links below:

National FFA Website at www.ffa.org 

Georgia FFA Association www.georgiaffa.org  


 
Courses offered
1. Basic Agriculture 
2. Agricultural Mechanics 1 
3. Agricultural Mechanics 2
4. General Horticulture
5. Nursery and Landscape
6. Animal Science