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OHS Students Medal at SkillsUSA Competiton

May 01, 2015 03:22PM, Published by Steven Jack, Categories: Education, Today




Oswego High School students competed in advertising design, architecture CAD, cabinetmaking, commercial baking, computer programming, culinary arts, and machine board drafting competitions at a recent SkillsUSA competition.
 
Students can compete in 98 different events in the Springfield, Ill. competition, which is hosted at the Prairie Capital Convention Center, and the Capital Area Career Center. OHS sent 25 students to compete, and brought home six medals.
 
Gold medalists 
Jacob Swanson – Machine Board Drafting
Alexis Buechele – Advertising Design
Kameron Rockwell – Cabinetmaking
 
Silver medalists
Jeremy Boyd – Culinary Arts
Jacob Dietz – Cabinetmaking
 
Bronze medalist
Nolan Boyce – Advertising Design
 
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. They provide educational programs, events and competitions that support career and technical education (CTE) in the nation’s classrooms. 

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