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Penta seniors show off house

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After a year of hard work, seniors at the Penta Career Center can finally take a break and enjoy showing off the house they constructed.

Sunday, the 200 foot ranch-style home they worked on as their senior class project was open to the public. The home has two bedrooms, 2 1/2 baths and a 1/2 basement.

It also features a vaulted ceiling in the great room and a covered back porch.

Students in Penta's construction carpentry, masonry, electricity, construction trades,and HVACR/piping systems technology programs worked on the house.

Instructor Rob Weaver says the work has made them workforce-ready "They are ready for the real world and, as we've been seeing, college is not an answer for a lot of people. There's a lot of students with a lot of debt and not much of a career."

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