Skills USA 1st Place Winners
GARY HAVENS from Wellsville and SIDNEY STEIN from Bolivar, competed at the SKILLS USA competitions held at the NYS Fairgrounds in Syracuse, NY on April 28, 2016.
Both students are in the Media Communications Class at the CTE Center in Belmont, Gary is a Senior and Sidney is a Junior. The class is taught by Mr. Steve Pettenati. Their competition was to create a Chapter Display, keep a working log, and present this to the Judges. Skills USA Advisors were Mr. Bernie Riley and Ms. Courtney Potter.
After months of planning, hard work, and involving other students and classes; their efforts paid off with a First Place Finish.
Congratulations to both of them, they now have the opportunity to go to Louisville, Kentucky to compete in the SKILLS USA Nationals. They will be in competition against the first place winner from each state. Good Luck at this competition in June.
Congratulations to the National Honors Society Scholarship Winners
left to right: Leah Christman, Ethan Lanphere, Luke Seeley, Danielle Gilfert, Christina Good
National Honors Society Senior Members
left to right James Embser, Cooper Buckley, Grace Erway, Ethan Lanphere, Leah Christman, Luke Seeley, Christina Good, Danielle Gilfert and Frank Prinzi the NHS Advisor
Five members of the Wellsville chapter of the National Honor Society were awarded scholarships at the 46th Annual National Honor Society Recognition Dinner held Monday evening, May 2th at Houghton College. Luke Seeley, Danielle Gilfert, Ethan Lanphere, Leah Christman, and Christina Good were awarded scholarships based on college entrance exam scores and Regents exam scores in English, social studies, math, and science. Overall, the Allegany County NHS awarded over $19,000 in scholarships to 31 of the more than 300 student members.