Students from the Rockdale Career Academy recently participated in the SkillsUSA Championships, held in Kansas City, Mo, as part of the 47th annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference, a showcase of career and technical education students. The SkillsUSA Championships is the national-level competition for public high school and college/post-secondary technical students.

Amanda Moreno earned a silver national medal in Prepared Speech.

Other finalists include:

Arsenio Archer and Jason Gellman, sixth place in Audio-Radio Production
Mandy Dinsmoor, ninth place in Pin Design
Camryn Bradley and Chase Sickler, eighth place in Video Product Development

Skill Point recipients include Shavonn Bennette and Michael Bodine in Broadcast News Production.