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Vantage Career Center carpentry students build a home from the ground up

Every year, Vantage Career Center carpentry students build a house for their lab. This year was a little different, as the lot was donated to them by the county Land Bank. The space formerly contained a blighted structure. Now, it is the future site of a 3-bedroom, 2-bathroom house built almost entirely by the high school students. Construction is located only 5 minutes from the school, giving the students less time on the bus, and more time on the site to learn.

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