Old Colony Regional Vocational Technical High School continues its active participation in SkillsUSA. SkillsUSA is a national organization serving more than 240,000 high school and college students and professional members who are enrolled in training programs in technical, skilled, and service occupations, including health occupations. SkillsUSA provides quality education experiences for students in leadership, teamwork, citizenship, and character development. It emphasizes total quality of work, high ethical standards, superior work skills, life-long education and pride in the dignity of work.
Throughout the past decade, students representing Old Colony have done well in SkillsUSA competitions. Be sure to continue coming back to see the great SkillsUSA accomplishments of our Old Colony students!
At the end of this week, a group of our students will be competing at the SkillsUSA Massachusetts State Competition. Both the opening ceremonies (Thursday, 04/28) and the awards ceremony (Saturday, 04/30) will be streaming online at the Massachusetts SkillsUSA site . Tune in and cheer on our students and their amazing accomplishments!
From April 28-30 a group of Old Colony Students will be competing at the SkillsUSA Massachusetts State Competition. If you are interested in attending the awards ceremony on Saturday April 30, there will be a limited number of tickets available online . The tickets go on sale April 15 at 8:00am and cost $5 each (limit 4 per… Continue Reading »
Over 70 competed today in the SkillsUSA District 1 competition. Not only did all students represent Old Colony with pride and professionalism…they took home some hardware! Overall, Old Colony students took home 13 medals – five gold, five silver, and three bronze. In addition to the medals, sophomore Tara Butler has been selected as a… Continue Reading »
This Friday (02/26) is the SkillsUSA District I competition at Greater New Bedford Vocational Technical High School in New Bedford. This year, we have over 70 students competing in 19 competitions! The students will be engaged in exams for most of the afternoon, followed by a dance party and dinner. The awards ceremony begins at 5:30pm and is open to the public.… Continue Reading »