SkillsUSA competition highlights technical skills
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   Fort Zumwalt partners with Lewis & Clark Center to provide students hands-on coursework in specific fields. These students had the opportunity to compete in the district-level SkillsUSA competition. Students competed in a variety of technical, hands-on, written, and oral competitions that related directly to their program of study at Lewis & Clark. First and second place earn trip to state in April, with some categories awarding a trip for third place as well. Others earn a straight to state designation based on their performance on a nationally-normed assessment in their area, along with a strong recommendation from their Lewis & Clark instructor. Congratulations these Fort Zumwalt/Lewis & Clark Center students!

   SkillsUSA describes their organization as a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. We provide educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education (CTE) in the nations classrooms. Specific information about each competition area can be found at SkillsUSA.org.

 

1st

Andrew Ring, Nurse Assisting Tech Info (West)

Bailey Melton, Medical Terminology (West)

Jacob Shepherd, HVAC-R Technology Info (West)

Kevin Drake, Collision Repair Tech (West)

Tessa Early, Residential Wiring Tech Info (West)

 

2nd

Brooke Schmidt, Early Childhood Tech Info as well as a straight to state in Early Childhood Education (East)

Katie Hirschfeld, Basic Health Care Skills (East)

Annabelle Neske, Medical Terminology (West)

Cameron Bohn, Computer Repair Info Tech (West)

Jacob Shepherd, Actions Skills (West)

 

3rd

David Snider, Web Design (East)

Katie Hirschfeld, Nurse Assisting Tech Info (East)

Sarah Kiefer, Extemporaneous Speaking (East)

Sarah Kiefer, Auto Service Tech Info (East)

Thomas Frazier, Web Design (North)

Tom Kropp, Auto Refinishing Technology (North)

Tom Kropp, Collision Repair Tech Info (North)

Andrew Ring, Basic Health Care Skills (West)

Kevin Drake, Collision Repair Tech Info (West)

Madison Turnbrink, Early Childhood Tech Info (West)