(Media release from the Rome City Schools):
Rome High School’s career and technical student organization, SkillsUSA, took 30 students to participate in the 2022 SkillsUSA Georgia State Leadership and Skills Conference this past weekend in Atlanta. They returned with several award winning teams.
Darlyn Morales and Fiona Carey garnered gold medals upon receiving first place in TV (Video) Production. They will move forward to participate in the National Leadership and Skills Conference in Atlanta this summer.
The following student teams placed second within their field:
Ca’Lia Scott and Rekiyah Blanton – 3-D Animation
Malak Odeh – Legal Services Knowledge Test
Kim Ramirez, Joslyn Hicks and Edgerinn Wade – Career Showcase for Arts & AVTF
Isaac Parker and Haley Melendez – Audio/Radio Production
SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry professionals working together to ensure that America has a skilled workforce. This partnership helps each student to excel within their field of choice. SkillsUSA provides educational programs, events and competitions that support career technical education (CTAE) in the nation’s classrooms.