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2015 SkillsUSA Leadership Conference

Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School students along with Mr. Robidoux, Mrs. Boisvert, and Mrs. Pepin participated in the annual SkillsUSA Fall State Leadership Conference on November 22-24, 2015. This annual event was held at the Best Western Hotel & conference center in Marlborough Massachusetts.

The students participated in intense leadership training in group dynamics, employability skills, and communication skills. They each earned their SkillsUSA Massachusetts leadership award pin & certificate. Our students were divided into seven groups and additional subgroups with various students from other Massachusetts technical schools. The students participated in an opening ceremony, a talent show/dance, two days of leadership training, competition among the seven groups and a closing/awards ceremony.

While at the conference, Old Colony students captured 13 medals. 

Superstar Medal – Zack Fay, Jeremy Vallon, and Sadie Lombardi

Community Construction – Matt Leate, Liz Jerome (Gold Medal)

Overall Team Performance – Amber Valletri (Gold Medal), Matt Leate and Liz Jerome (Silver Medal), Leah Studer (Bronze Medal)

R3 project – Zack Fay (Team Gold Medal)

Community Service – Tara Butler (Silver Medal)

Team Profile – Amber Valletri (Silver Medal)

Membership Promotion – Leah Studer (Silver Medal)

Advisor Presentation – Mrs. Pepin (Gold medal), Mr.Robidoux (Silver Medal)