This group of students from the Belmont and Harrison Career Centers, after placing at the regional competition, will be competing in the 66th annual Ohio SkillsUSA state contest on April 24-25, at the Greater Columbus Convention Center. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in technical, skilled, service and health occupations.
Pictured, from left, are Belmont Career Center students Hayley Holskey, Dental Assisting, Barnesville, competing in dental assisting; Hunter Baker, PC & Newtwork Technology, Bridgeport, competing in information technology services; Ryan Mack, Visual Graphics/Web Design, Martins Ferry, competing in web design; Jennifer Bonnette, Visual Graphics/Web Design, Martins Ferry, competing in advertising design; and Macy Wise, Visual Graphics/Web Design, Barnesville, competing in web design. Not pictured is Tristan West, Allied Health Science, Bridgeport, competing in medical assisting.
Pictured separately, from the Harrison Career Center, are Jenna Moore, left, and Hannah Dulkoski, both Visual Graphics/Web Design students, Harrison Central, competing in web design.
Also pictured separately, is St. Clairsville High School Drafting/CAD student Alec Jackson, competing in architectural drafting.
First place winners at the state contest will advance to the National SkillsUSA competition in Louisville, Kentucky in June. Debbie Hawthorne serves as Ohio SkillsUSA adviser for the Career Centers.