SkillsUSA at Thomas Jefferson High School in Denver, CO is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives, working together to ensure America has a skilled work force. It helps each student excel. The current skills participation is 3D, Web Design, Computer Programming, Video, and Photography. Mr. Esparza is the advisor for SkillsUSA at TJ.
SkillsUSA 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.
MEMBERSHIP – JOIN SKILLSUSA
Membership for Colorado and National membership is $17.00
If you are enrolled in the 3D, Web Design, or Pathways, your membership is covered.
If you are not in in any of these classes, then your fee for this year is $10.00. Payment is due by Jan 15th, 2015
State competition entry fee is $80. CCT Magnet will cover $40 of this fee. Payment for Competition ($40) is due by March 15th. 2015. There will be additional cost for hotel stay. Cost will be determined by on how many will share a room.
State Conference for Competition
Colorado SkillsUSA Conference is schedules for:
April 9, 10, and 11, 2014
Colorado Springs. CO
Peaks Peak Community College
Wednesday evening the 9th will be the registration, rally, and testing for content and SkillsUSA
Thursday will be from 7:00am to 4:00pm- This is the competition day
Friday is the awards ceremony. All SkillsUSA Participates should be at the Conference Center by 2:30pm