17 students from A&M Consolidated High School traveled to Louisville, KY from June 19th - 27th, to compete in the 52nd Annual SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference, the largest showcase and competition for career and technical education students. The students participated in eight days of Leadership training and competitions.
In addition to the contests, the A&M Consolidated Information Technology Chapter 3561 was recognized at the Opening Ceremony for receiving the Presidential Volunteer Service Award Gold level. To earn this award, the chapter volunteered over 1000 hours of volunteer service. The students and advisor were recognized with a gold pin and a letter from President Obama.
The A&M Consolidated Information Technology Chapter 3561 was also recognized on stage at the awards ceremony as winning the Models of Excellence Technical chapter. This ranks their chapter in community impact, leadership, excellence and skills. The Models of Excellence Technical award ranked Chapter 3561 as the top chapters in the nation.
Consol's 6 state competitors had a phenomenal performance this week at the UIL Academic State Meet.
Every student who competed came home with a medal and Consol now boasts the FOUR time defending state champion team in Current Issues and Events (Benjamin Lamb, Rachel Lamb, Eric Pillai, and Annie Zhang).
Kevin Choi won 3rd in Lincoln Douglas Debate.
Maria Sotille won 5th in Poetry Interpretation.
Benjamin Lamb placed 6th in Current Issues.
Annie Zhang placed 9th in News Writing.
If you would like season reserved seat football tickets for this coming football season, go by the Central Administration Office (Bldg. A) on Welsh Ave. and pick up an order packet. All needed information is in the packet.
Rachael Tindall, Bella Nguyen and Chad Nguyen are state quarter finalists. Tory Templin and Lily Taylor won third place.
FREE SAT Writing Crash Course in the AMCHS Lecture Hall on Wednesday, May 18 from 4-6pm. Open to any AMCHS students who want to come learn about the redesigned writing section of the new SAT. Pizza and drinks will be offered for anyone who signs up by 4pm on Tuesday, May 17.
Register at the following link: http://amchscounseling.weebly.com/sat.html
Chad Nguyen, Bella Nguyen, Rachael Tindall, Tory Templin and Lily Taylor are all regional champs.
AMCHS senior Yusha Sun has placed in the top 20 students nationwide at the 2016 ACS Chemistry Olympiad. He will be attending the 2016 Study Camp and 48th International Chemistry Olympiad. John Tollett was Yusha's chemistry teacher and is the Chemistry Olympiad sponsor.
Benefiting the Tiger band and choir for their trip to perform at Carnegie Hall in New York in March 2017. Register by going to www.amcbands.com and clicking on the link.
Five students and their two advisors from A&M Consolidated High School have been invited to receive the President’s Volunteer Service Award at the SkillsUSA National Leadership and Skills Conference in Louisville, Kentucky this June. The students are Kelley Krenek, Alexis Girouard, Delphine Djomo, Taylor Saputra and Spencer Williamson.