February 13, 2018

Tina Veal-Gooch
Director of Public Relations
903.794.3651 ext. 1013

Texas High School Culinary Arts & Commercial Baking Students Advance to SkillsUSA Texas State Leadership Competition

Texarkana, TX – Four Texas High School Culinary Arts and Commercial Baking students are now advancing to the SkillsUSA Texas State Leadership & Skills Competition given their Top Three placements during the February 9-10 District competition in Waco, TX. The Skills USA District 5 is made up of 28 counties in the East Texas area.

For Culinary Arts, all Top Three students awarded were from Texas High School. They include: Shaderrika Sanders – First Place; Deavyon Ross – Second Place; Aniyah Azille – Third Place. In Commercial Baking, Moncey Martinez finished at Third Place. Students are coached by Cory House and Janna Carr. 

The SkillsUSA Texas State Leadership & Skills State Competition will be on April 5 – 8 in Corpus Christie, TX.

SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers and industry representatives working together to ensure America has a skilled work force. It improves the quality of America’s skilled workshop through a structured program of citizenship, leadership, employability, technical and professional skills training.

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Shaderrika Sanders, Aniyah Azille, Moncey Martinez, Deavyon Ross, Cory House

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