Clark Students Win at SkillsUSA Region 3 Contests!

On January 28th and February 4th, 18 students from Clark’s manufacturing program participated in the SkillsUSA Region 3 competitions. This was our school’s first ever entry into SkillsUSA, which is a national organization that encompasses a framework of workplace skills, personal skills, and technical skills grounded in academics. The Region 3 area includes all of Los Angeles and Ventura counties. All 18 students qualified for the state contest held in San Diego, CA in April.

Furthermore, our students took the gold, silver, and bronze medals (1st, 2nd, and 3rd place) in both the Automated Manufacturing Technology and the CNC Milling Specialist competitions!
Continue reading for the full results.

Automated Manufacturing Technology (3-person team contest)

1st Place Gold Medal – Jonna Price, Anthony Karroum, Jasmine Mirbasoo

2nd Place Silver Medal – Claire Garcia, Michael Matar, Samuel Thompson

3rd Place Bronze Medal –  Alexander Luke, Lousaper Boghosian, Nanor Asadourian

Computer Numerically Controlled (CNC) Milling (individual contest)

1st Place Gold Medal – David Lopez

2nd Place Silver Medal – Nicholas Matar

3rd Place Bronze Medal – John Junio

Also qualifying for the state contest in CNC Milling:

Jakub Nogalski

Eden Morris

Lia Gharabeg

Christopher Ruano

Arpa Zarokian

Steven Lopez