SECTA SkillsUSASkillsUSA is a national organization for high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations.  A strong emphasis is made to developing leadership traits and the ethics and standards expected of students interested in these specialized career fields.

Resources – Updated!  Lots of information!

Nevada SkillsUSA Website      National SkillsUSA Website


Meetings

Students can participate in SkillsUSA through their Career Tech major, AND through the SECTA SkillsUSA Club.  Don’t miss out; be a part of both!

CLUB ADVISOR
SkillsUSA Leadership Ms. K. Desimone
MAJOR ADVISOR
3D Animation Mr. Porcaro
Auto Collision Mr. Fitzgerald
Automotive Service Mr. Berger
Cosmetology Juniors Ms. Hassell
Cosmetology Seniors Ms. Garrett, Ms.Feliz, and Ms.Stuber
Culinary Ms. Herrin
Graphic Design Mr. Kyriacou
Nursing Assistant Dr. Lin


Events

Nevada State Leadership Conference
November 17, 2016 through November 17, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada

Nevada SkillsUSA State Leadership & Skills Conference
April 4, 2017 through April 7, 2017 in Reno, Nevada

National SkillsUSA Leadership and Skills Conference
June 19, 2017 through June 23, 2017 in Louisville, Kentucky

Blazer Pickup

Blazer Pickup

Attention all SkillsUSA State Competitors: Please be sure to go to the clock tower during your assigned class periods to pick up your blazers. Ms. DeSimone will be there during the first 10 minutes of each period. Blazer pick is required for all contestants.

SkillsUSA Officer Candidates Mandatory Meeting

SkillsUSA Officer Candidates Mandatory Meeting

All SkillsUSA officer candidates that attended the previous meeting will need to meet with Ms. Hassell in Room 310/306A on February 13 next Monday. This is a mandatory meeting. Please be present at 1:35 pm.

Interested in SkillsUSA?

Interested in SkillsUSA?

Any student interested in competing at the Nevada SkillsUSA competition needs to pick up a field trip packet from their Career Tech teacher or Ms. DeSimone as soon as possible. All packets and money for the trip are due by February 23 at 2:00 pm. Completed packets should be turned into Ms. DeSimone in the Library. Good luck competitors!

SkillsUSA

SkillsUSA

If anyone is interested in becoming a SkillsUSA Nevada State officer, please plan to meet with Ms. Hassell in Room 310/306A at 1:45 pm, on Wednesday, January 25, for a brief overview of expectations and information. Hope to see you there!