Students Show Off Their Skills At Competition

KENDALLVILLE – On June 24th-28th, 2019, 10 students representing seven area high schools and Impact Institute traveled to Louisville, KY to compete in the National SkillsUSA Competition. Of the 10 Impact students that competed, 3 placed in the top nineteen in the nation. 

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry working together to ensure America has a skilled workforce. Students compete for scholarships and tools of their trade. 

Ten Impact Institute Students and four Instructors attended the National SkillsUSA Competition in Louisville, Kentucky.

The following students placed in the National State SkillsUSA Competition:

8th–Automotive Collision Damage Estimating–Ethan Poyser-DeKalb High School
5th–Marine Service Technology–Ethan Love-Home School
19th–Nail Care–Ally Pranger-Home School 
Additive Manufacturing–Korbin Baker, Central Noble & Dylan Stilwell, Churubusco– competed
Audio/Radio Production–Mason Badman, Angola & Sam Corber, Fremont–competed
Digital Cinema Production–Denny Blakeley, Prairie Heights & Aubrey Welsh, East Noble– competed