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Important Dates:
April 9-11 - State Skills



Skill USA team picture in front of bus

About Skills USA

Skills USA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives, working together to ensure America has a skilled work force. It helps each student excel.

Skills USA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations. It was formerly known as VICA (Vocational Industrial Clubs of America).

2018 State Competition Results

Our Skills USA chapter competed in Havre on April 9-11 and had a great conference. The members who won gold qualified for the SkillsUSA National Conference in Louisville, Kentucky on June 19-23. Thank you to the advisor, Mr. Steve Simonson, and bus driver, Charlie Chvilicek.

Quiz Bowl:  2nd place-team of Peytan King, Dane Miller, Devon Miller, Caden Rettig & Bailey Spicher
Opening & Closing Ceremonies:  2nd place-team of Chelsea Donaldson, Hali Kapperud, Olivia King, Peytan King, Saige O'Neil, Jewel Wicks & Kenidee Wolery
Chapter Business:  2nd place-team of Shayla Borlaug, Chelsea Donaldson, Hali Kapperud, Hayden Massar, Devon Miller & Dylan Miller; 3rd place-team of Ethan Federspiel, Garrett Pedersen, Olivia King, Saige O'Neil, Caden Rettig & Bailey Spicher
Extemporaneous Speaking: 2nd place-Jewel Wicks, 3rd place-Aubrey Welch
Prepared Speech: 2nd place-Hayden Massar
Technical Computer Apps: 1st place-Dylan Miller, 2nd place-Hayden Massar, 3rd place-Garret Pedersen
Job Interview: 1st place-Aubrey Welch, 2nd place-Peytan King, 3rd place-Hali Kapperud


2017-2018 Skills USA Membership List

Shayla Borlaug
Winston Henke
Garret Pederson
Kenidee Wolery
Ethan Federspiel
Olivia King
Hayden Massar
Karalyn Reagan
Caden Rettig
Saige O'Neil
Bailey Spicher
Aubrey Welch
Chelsea Donaldson
Katelyn Hansen
Hali Kapperud
Peytan King
Dane Miller
Devon Miller
Dylan Miller
Jewel Wicks