Excellence of Watauga High School Students on Display at NC SkillsUSA Competition in Greensboro in April
May 13, 2014. The excellence of WHS students was on display in abundance at NC SkillsUSA competition in Greensboro in April, including three students who finished first in the state. The first place winners include Graham Roten in auto technology, Turner Trivette in carpentry, and Vanessa Greene in the fantasy hair and makeup section of the cosmetology competition. See photos below.
SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization that describes itself as “a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce.” It serves high school and college students preparing for careers in trade, technical, and skilled service occupations through 13,000 school chapters with more than 300,000 student members nationwide and in U.S. territories.