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SkillsUSA Annual Leadership Day

On October 26th, the Rockcastle ATC SkillsUSA student organization held its annual leadership day at Quail Park.  The day was filled with leadership activities to obtain their Statesman degree. SkillsUSA would like to thank the Quail Homemakers for the use of the wonderful facility.

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ATC Students Attend SkillsUSA Leadership Training Institute

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Rockcastle ATC student and Kentucky SkillsUSA state officer, Brooklyn Young (left) recently attended a SkillsUSA Leadership Training Institute on Capitol Hill in Washington DC.  While there, the Kentucky delegation had the opportunity to meet with United States Congressman, James Comer.

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SkillsUSA Leadership Day at Quail Park

On Friday, November 13th, 32 Rockcastle SkillsUSA members and advisor Sherman Cook participated in a leadership day at Quail Park.  Members of the organization worked on leadership activities and earned their Regional Statesman Award.  SkillsUSA members from the Welding, Electricity, Automotive, and Health programs of Rockcastle Area Technology Center completed this activity to be eligible… Continue Reading SkillsUSA Leadership Day at Quail Park

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Hailey Harper Attends Washington Leadership Training

Rockcastle ATC Senior Welding student Hailey Harper recently attended the Washington Leadership Training Institute, in Washington D.C.  WLTI is a training facility for SkillsUSA state officers and school chapter leaders. While in D.C., Hailey toured numerous memorials, attended various training sessions about leadership, and made visits to our Congressional representatives where she conferenced with them… Continue Reading Hailey Harper Attends Washington Leadership Training

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National SkillsUSA Leadership Conference

Three Rockcastle County Area Technology Center students recently attended the National SkillsUSA Leadership Conference held in Louisville Kentucky.  State officer Hailey Harper assisted in set-up on June 19th.  Curtis Miller and Christian Sagraves attended on June 22nd.  While there, Curtis Miller competed in Job Demo “A” and Christian Sagraves competed in Action Skills.  Curtis Miller placed 7th… Continue Reading National SkillsUSA Leadership Conference

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RATC Student Ranks Nationally at SkillsUSA Conference

Chris Abney, student at Rockcastle Area Technology Center, recently attended the 50th Annual SkillsUSA National Conference and Skills Competition held in Kansas City, MO where he ranked 19th in Industrial Motor Control.

SkillsUSA is a national nonprofit organization serving teachers, high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations,… Continue Reading RATC Student Ranks Nationally at SkillsUSA Conference

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RATC Student Receives 1st Place Award in Industrial Motor Control

Rockcastle Area Technology Center student Chris Abney was recently awarded 1st place for his Industrial Motor Control skills at the 2014 SkillsUSA KY State Conference Partnership with IEC and Dan Endris.

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2014 SkillsUSA KY Welding Fabrication Competition

When long time welding fabrication chairman Karl Watson found out SkillsUSA KY was going to help the Active Heroes organization, he immediately offered assistance because of the value he places on the veterans of our nation. With this in mind, he created a grill project that would serve a useful purpose and set a goal… Continue Reading 2014 SkillsUSA KY Welding Fabrication Competition

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RATC Students Excel at State SkillsUSA Competition

Fourteen SkillsUSA regional winners, and advisor Sherman Cook, traveled to the State SkillsUSA competitions in Louisville on April 16-19th.  Students stayed at the Galt House Hotel and competed in leadership, technical, and soft skills events. All fourteen students earned their Kentucky Statesman awards.  Also, ten students brought home medals as contests winners:

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    SkillsUSA Students Excel at Southeast Region Competition

    On Friday, March 14th, 36 Rockcastle SkillsUSA members traveled to Bell County Area Technology Center to compete in the Southeast Region competitions. Those attending competed in various hard and soft skill competitions. The results are as follows: (All 1st place winners will have the opportunity to attend the State SkillsUSA competitions in April in Louisville)

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