CONGRATULATIONS TO AJ Brown for Placing 19 out of 48 competitors at SKILLS USA Nationals Automotive Service Hands on Contest in Louisville Kentucky!
SkillsUSA- is a national nonprofit student organization serving 300,000 students enrolled in career and technical training programs at public high schools and colleges.
SkillsUSA-Mississippi is the vocational student organization that is a part of National Skills USA. Students enrolled in a trade, technical, industry, or health related programs may become members of this organization. The State association has over 2,800 high school and community college members enrolled. Skills USA is taught in trade, technical, industry, and health related programs as an integral part of the programs and it is strongly recommended that all students in these programs become active members of their local chapters.
SkillsUSA-Mississippi high school members participate in leadership and skills contests at the District level and advance to State Championship. The first place winners from the State Championship will represent Mississippi at the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Lousville, Kentucky each year in June.Events for 2017-2018 have been updated with the exception of nationals which I will update as soon as it is postedOctober 20,2017 Tee shirt and Pin design entries must be postmarked on or before this date. Send towww.mdek12.org/skillsusaOctober 30, 2017 Fall Leaderhsip Conference/Northwest MS community College, Senatobia MS- $12.00 eachNovember 1, 2017 Fall Leadership Conference/ Jones Co. Junior College, Ellisville MS- Registration fee is $12.00 eachNovember 1- January 1,2018 Regional Competitions Registration site opens and closes-Registration fee is $18.00 per studentLunch is includedNovember 15, 2017 Skills USA 100% Membership
February 22, 2018 Region II Competition Mississippi Delta Community College, Moorhead, MS-$18.00 eachAfter completing registration for regionals online please acces froms. E-mail the followingdocuments to email@example.com:1. Chapter entry registration invoice form (included)2. Registration summary(go to online registration page, pull down blue tab labeled"conference"3. Fee summary ( go to online registration page, pull down blue tab labeled "conference"4. Check for rules and revisions at www.mdek12.org/skillsusaMarch 1,2018-March 28,2018. Registration for State Championships- $30.00 per student
April 11-12, 2018 Skills USA Mississippi State Championships - Trademart and Muse Convention Center Pearl MS
April 1 - May 15 2017 National Leadership and Skills Conference Registration (open) Date to be established as soon as itis posted. This was the date last year and is usually the same.January 1, 2018 Deadline for regional and state competition dues for competing students
June 26-29, 2018 National Leadership and Skills Conference Louisville, KY
Projected Costs and expenditures for Contests, Registrations, and Trips. Prices are subject to change without notice! Once you have committed to attending a competition, fees , registration, and transportation costs are non refundable.
Membership for Skills USA is $15.00 per student at the Career Center
Fall Leadership will be $12.00 per person which includes lunch and transportation
Regional Competition is $18.00 per person and includes lunch and transportation
State Competition is $30.00 per person for registration. Transportation will be based on the number of students attending and will be announced at a later date.
Advisor: Mr. McCraw/ Automotive & Mr. McPhail/ Construction
- ALL PARTICIPANTS, OBSERVERS, AND ADVISORS MUST BE IN OFFICIAL SKILLS USA ATTIRE WHICH IS RED BLAZER/JACKET, WHITE BLOUSE OR SHIRT, BLACK DRESS SLACKS/SKIRT, BLACK SOCKS AND SHOES.
- NO JEANS, SHORTS, TENNIS SHOES,T-STRAPS,FLIPFLOPS,CAPS OR HEAD WEAR.
- We want 100% chapers so make sure you join and please consider running for officeer positions which by the way, looks great on resumes. Were looking forward to a great year!!!!
State of Mississippi Skills U.S.A. website National Skills U.S.A. website