Student Success Stories SkillsUSA Winners 2017

Skills USA – Regional Results

Congratulations, to Jose Saavedra and Mark Lopez from Ms. Saavedra’s Graphic Design class for their participation and awards at the SkillsUSA Regional Leadership Competitions, held at Trade Tech College, Saturday, January 28th. Mark gave a timed presentation on T-Shirt Design while Jose gave a timed presentation in Pin Design. Each student won 1st place in his respective division. Their Gold medal status makes them eligible to compete at the SkillsUSA, 50th State Leadership and Skills Com-petitions held April 20-23, in San Diego. From there, National competitions in June may be in their future, should they out perform other state competitors. Congratulations are well deserved, including to Irene Saavedra, a long standing national award winning teacher and Skills USA Advisor.