Mr. Jesse Burrell
Teacher at GVHS Ag for 25 years.
Graduated from Utah State University
in Ag Ed. Also holds an Educational
Counseling Degree and an
Administrative Leadership Certificate.
Mr. Burrell also teaches Driver Education,
Financial Literacy and Psychology.
The GVHS Ag program includes Ag Science I and Ag Science II which focus on plant and animal science as well as soil science and natural resources. The Ag pathway also includes a Biology Agriculture class as well as a class for seniors that covers speaking, interviewing and creating media in ag. The seniors are also offered a college credit class called Food Matters which gives 3 college credits.
|Courses Offered||Suggested Order for Classes|
|Ag Science I||9||Freshman|
|Ag Science II||10 or 11||Sophomores or Juniors (recommended to be an FFA member)|
|Ag Biology||10 or 11||Sophomores or Juniors (recommended to be an FFA member)|
|Ag Sci and Tech / Food Matters
|12||Seniors (recommended to be an FFA member)|
|Summer Ag||9-12||Offered each summer for 1/4 credit|
|FFA (Future Farmers of America)|
FFA is an intra curricular and extra curricular club that follows the Ag program.
The FFA program offers leadership opportunities, conventions and competitions as well as travel for leadership and agricultural related activities.
Competitions are related to agriculture: some include: Dairy Cattle, Livestock, Horse, Meats, Food Sci, Milk Quality and Vet Science.
Members can serve as officers in the program learning important leadership skills.
Recordbook site - AET Login
National FFA Page - FFA / Preparing Members for Leadership and Career Success
State FFA page - Home / utahffa
GVHS K-16 Pathways
|GVHS Ag Production Systems||GVHS Animal Veterinary Science||GVHS Natural Resource Science|
|GVHS Ag Mechanics Systems||GVHS Food Science Dietetics Nutrition||GVHS Plant Science|
Utah CTE Pathways
Full pathway that students can earn at GVHS in the Ag Program:
Agriculture Production Systems. Utah Career and Technical Education Career Pathway
Ag Science I and Biology Agricultural Science can also fulfill parts of other pathways:
Agriculture Mechanics Systems Utah Career and Technical Education Career Pathway
Animal and Veterinary Science Animal and Veterinary Science 2019-2020
Natural Resource Science Utah Career and Technical Education Career Pathway
Plant Science. Utah Career and Technical Education Career Pathway