Richmond Ford Donates Automotive Parts to ACE Center Program

Ron Kody, President of Richmond Ford/Lincoln, donated automotive parts to the Automotive Technology program at the ACE Center at Hermitage. He brought his service manager, Glen Beachy, to help with the delivery of the truck load of parts. Our programs benefit greatly from the partnership of local business owners like Mr. Kody and we appreciate…

AVR & ACE Students Visit Auto Show

The Academy at Virginia Randolph (Automotive Technology, Auto Body), and the ACE Center at Hermitage (Automotive Technology) and Highland Springs(Automotive Technology, Auto Body) were able to visit the Virginia Motor Trend International Car Show. They were treated to breakfast and listened to a great speaker, Jim Morris. Mr. Morris is a former pro baseball player…

Henrico NJROTC Program Gets Its Annual Review

The Henrico Warriors and their Navy JROTC program went through their annual military inspection (AMI) on February 3, 2019. The program goes through an inspection every two years, in which the instructors and cadets are evaluated on a wide range of criteria. Not only does this include a full uniform and color guard review, but…

Two Students From 7th-grade Inventions and Innovations Class Invent “Constructo-bot”

The Hawks of Pocahontas Middle school have been busy designing and innovating their way through Mr. Gromling’s 7th-grade Inventions and Innovations class. Students presented their prototypes to the class, which included a Q&A session after presenting. Inventions and innovations included improved and affordable virtual reality glasses, a magnetic phone key for a “pop socket”, and…

Trevvett ES Students Visit The ACE Center At Hermitage

Trevvett Elementary School students visited the ACE Center at Hermitage. They were able to visit many of the classrooms and see students working on their projects. They were also able to experience what it is like working in the class by being able to do some hands-on work in many of the labs. It was…