Industrial Arts Dept

What we learn becomes part of who we are.” – Kathy R.

Industrial Arts

The Industrial Arts Department at Stillman Valley introduces students to various trade based disciplines such as Welding, Woodworking, Construction, and CAD(Computer Aided Drafting). These classes focus on allowing students to explore some of the different trades available to them as a future career path. While exploring the various professions, students will have the opportunity to develop some essential skills associated with Construction, Welding, Engineering, and Millwork.

Quick Links below to Classwork for Mr. McCarty

Woodworking 1

Construction 1

Welding 1 & 2

Welding 3 & 4

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Course descriptions and offerings

Additional offerings may be added in the future as the program progresses and students expand their knowledge in various industrial areas.

Introduction to Industrial Arts- Instructor Jamie McCarty

  • Location: Room 134, Woods Lab and Welding Lab

  • Course offering: Year long offered to freshman and sophomores.

  • Course Description: Industrial Arts is an introduction to Woodworking, Welding, Computer Aided Drafting and construction.

Woodworking 1- Instructor Jamie McCarty

  • Location: Room 134 & Woods Lab

  • Course offering: Semester offered to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.

  • Course Description: Woodworking 1 is an introduction to basic Woodworking. Students will learn basic wood working skills while developing their knowledge of woodworking techniques.

Woodworking 2- Instructor Jamie McCarty

  • Location: Room 134 & Woods Lab

  • Course offering: Semester offered to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.

  • Course Description: Woodworking 2 is an intermediate Woodworking course. Students will start to learn more advanced woodworking skills and gain an overall experience working with a variety of tools.

  • Prerequisites: Students must complete Woodworking 1

Construction 1- Instructor Jamie McCarty

  • Location: Room 134 & Woods Lab

  • Course offering: Semester offered to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.

  • Course Description: This course will introduce students to basic building concepts related to carpentry and other construction disciplines.

Welding 1 & 2- Instructors Jamie McCarty & Lauren Schabacker

  • Location: Room 134 & Welding Lab

  • Course offering: Semester offered to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.

  • Course Description: This course will introduce students to basic welding techniques with a focus on stick welding and MIG welding.

Welding 3 & 4- Instructor Jamie McCarty & Lauren Schabacker

  • Location: Room 134 & Welding Lab

  • Course offering: Semester offered to Sophomores, Juniors and Seniors.

  • Course Description: This course will expand on students knowledge of basic welding techniques. Students will still focus on stick welding and MIG welding with an opportunity to learn TIG welding.

  • Prerequisites: Students must complete Welding 1 & 2

Ag Metal Fabrication- Instructor Jay Williams

  • Location: Room 132 & Welding Lab

  • Course offering: Year long

  • Course Description: This course is a dual credit course which allows students to learn how to fabricate new and build larger projects.

  • Prerequisites: Students must complete Welding 1 & 2, and Welding 3 & 4

Ag Mechanics- Instructor Jay Williams

  • Location: Room 132 & Welding Lab

  • Course offering: Year

  • Course Description: This course is a dual credit course which allows students to learn about survey, welding, Ag technology, small engines and electricity.

Computer Aided Drafting 1 & 2 - Instructor Dean Johnson

  • Location: Room 134

  • Course offering: Semester

  • Course Description: These courses are design with engineering in mind. Students learn to read and interpret basic blue prints while learning how to create production prints and architectural designs.

Head of Industrial Arts Department: Mr. Jamie McCarty

Email address: jmccarty@mail.meridian223.org

Room: 134

Resources

All resources will be added to the pages that are in accordance with each course. You can click on the image above to go right to the home page for each course.