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3-4 Career Center Students Earn Gold Medals at SkillsUSA


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For Immediate Release:
March 4, 2016
For more information, contact the Dept. of School and Community Relations at 703-228-6004 www.apsva.us
 Career Center Students Earn Gold Medals at SkillsUSA
A group of students representing different programs from the Arlington Career Center recently participated in the Northern Virginia SkillsUSA District 5 Competition at Edison Academy on February 5. The Arlington Career Center had 51 students compete in 13 contests and were awarded 87 medals.

Students were awarded 60 gold, 21 silver and 6 bronze medals.

Gold Medalists

Automotive Technology
Kyree Payne; Dominique Maderal
Instructor- Dale Winchell

Auto Body Repair
Brandon Hopson
Instructor-Wilmer Castro

Computer Graphics for the Web
Rachel Jacobson; Allison Yee; Grant Lewis
Instructor- John Woodhead

Alan Barrera; Irvin Olivares-Monge; Tania Dobrescu; Catherine Klein; Iris Guzman-Benitez
Instructors- Rosenia Peake & Desiree Alexander

Culinary Arts
David Price
Instructor- Mike Natoli

Early Childhood Education
Brenda Quintanilla; Joanna Paniagua; Carolyn Worley; Selenalen Saplad; Tim Perales
Instructor- Ruth Bilodeau

Rodrigo Hernandez-Martinez; Alvaro Cruz-Morales; Jorge Cabrera-Sales; Edgar Montoya-Marquez; Ever Ordonez-Vasquez
Instructor- Manny Sanchez

Television Production-
Nikolai Karamyshev- (4); Rachael Osborne- (4); Bryce Rusk- (4); Brian McTyre- (3); Ian Crovella- (2); Mohamed Muainudeen- (2); Kofi Roberts- (2); Fernando Rocha- (2); Laura Londono Iza- (2); Michael Schwartz- (2); Jhonathan Ostrander- (2); Flor De Maria Caceres-Godoy- (2); Carlos Arebalo Ramirez- (2); Santiago Cerquera Cabrera; Virginia Long; Alondra Duarte Pena; Brandon Mack; Christian Porter
Instructor- Tom O’Day

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. SkillsUSA serves teachers and high school and college students who are preparing for careers in trade, technical and skilled service occupations, including health occupations. All of the Gold Medalists are eligible to compete in Fredericksburg for the SkillsUSA State Championships on April 15-16.

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