Madison Career & Technical Center
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SkillsUSA-Mississippi is the vocational student organization that is a part of National Skills USA. Students enrolled in a trade, technical, industry, or health related programs may become members of this organization. The State association has over 2,800 high school and community college members enrolled. Skills USA is taught in trade, technical, industry, and health related programs as an integral part of the programs and it is strongly recommended that all students in these programs become active members of their local chapters.
SkillsUSA-Mississippi high school members participate in leadership and skills contests at the District level and advance to State Championship. The first place winners from the State Championship will represent Mississippi at the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky each year in June.
WE WILL BE BACK IN BUSINESS COMPETING THIS YEAR, SO BE READY TO REPRESENT YOURSELF AND YOUR SCHOOL AT SKILLS USA COMPETITIONS
SKILLS USA MISSISSIPPI 2022-2023 CALANDAR OF EVENTS
1-30 Welcome back documents, forms, events,etc. -emailed and posted on Mississippi Skills USA website: www.mdek12.org/CTE/SO/SkillsUSA
26-27 Skills USA State Officer Training- FFA Center 1714 Seven Spring Road, Raymond MS
1 2022 South and North Fall Leadership Conference Registration opens- Log on to www.skillsusa.org to register
1 Regional Competition Sites OPEN
17-21 Washington Leadership Training Institute - Alexandria Virginia
7 2022 South Leadership Fall Conference closes
27 2022 South Leadership Fall Conference Jones Jr College -Laurel - Brad Harrison, conference contact- Brad.firstname.lastname@example.org- 601-477-4098
5 Lapel Pin and T-Shirt Designs are due -email to email@example.com
12 North Leadership Fall Conference Registration closes
30 2022 North Leadership Conference Northwest Community College- Senotobia
3 VERY IMPORTANT THAT ALL CHAPTERS MUST BE AFFILIATED WITH NATIONAL SKILLS USA TO COMPETE AT ANY REGIONAL COMPETITION
17 Region 1, Region 3, Region 4, and Region 5 conference registration CLOSES - Please check your registration and make sure you have entered your students.
Log onto www.skills.org and click on your region to register.
20 Happy Holidays from Mississippi Skills USA State Office to everyone
31 Mississippi Skills USA Advisor, Student, and Professional Member
1 HAPPY NEW YEAR from the Mississippi Skills USA State Office
24 Region 4 Competition -Copiah Lincoln Community College -Wesson- Veronica Topp-Contact- Veronica.firstname.lastname@example.org 662-643-8324
26 Region 1 Competition-Northwest Community College- Senatobia- Katie Broadway-Contact
1 Career and Technical Education Month -Showcase your Chapter accomplishments
3 Region 3 Competition-East Central Community College-Decatur-Wayne Eason-Contactemail@example.com- 601635-6211
7 Region 5 Competition- Jones County Junior College-Laurel-Brad Harrison- Contact- Brad.firstname.lastname@example.org
7-11 National Skills USA Week-Skills USA week gives state associations, advisors, and student members the opportunity to promote SKills USA
7-9 MISSISSIPPI SKILLS USA STATE CHAMPIONSHIP-TRADEMART AND JACKSON CONVENTION CENTER
1 National Conference Registration Opens- log onto- www.skillsusa.org to register your chapter
13 NATIONAL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION CLOSES- Please review your registration at www.skillsusa.org
21-25 National Skills USA Leadership Conference, World Congress Center, Atlanta Georgia
State of Mississippi Skills U.S.A. website National Skills U.S.A. website