Highland receives $5,000 grant for ag program

Highland High School was notified on Tuesday that they would be receiving a $5,000 grant from Farm Credit Services of America. The grant application was prepared by Highland Agriculture Instructor, Duane Van Winkle. Funds will be used to upgrade welding booths and equipment used for instruction. This is Highland High School?s first year having their own Agriculture program. Van Winkle assumed duties in August. The district will be adding an additional instructor next spring.