Skills USA Regionals
Grace McLaughlin and Emily Provenza both placed 1st Overall in their individual Job Demonstration Compeitions (Automotive Section).
Teacher/Advisor Brian Stretch and his 2 Skills USA Regional Champions. Both are Automotive Student Competitors.
Skills USA Regionals Welding
North Thurston High School Welding Students compete at Skills USA Regionals
Derek Pele placed 2nd Overall
Teacher/Advisor Jesse Ratcliff and Grace Blanning checking time limits of the Skills USA Welding Competition.
NTHS and RRHS Compete at Skills USA American Sign Language Regionals
Top 3 Finishers
Guadalupe Pizana-Ramirez from North Thurston High School took 1st Place Overall
NTHS Cupcake Wars Champion 2019
Sally Harn's Family and Consumer Science Class hosted their Winter Cupcake Wars Competition in December. Sariah Drees, Ashton Seamon-Moss, Amaya Whitaker, Kaylei Dahl, and Theo Wilson were crowned Champions
2019 Natioinal American Sign Language Honor Society Art Competition
North Thurston High School's Bao-Nghi Nguyen placed 3rd in the Nation in the American Sign Language Honor Society's Art Competition.
2020 DECA Area Conference (State Qualifier)
A club photo of River Ridge High School
River Ridge State Qualifiers
Asia Garvida- 1st Food Marketing
Caleb Akana` 1st Financial Consulting
Malei’a Merrill 2nd Hospitality & Tourism Professional Selling
Paige Madrid 3rd Marketing Communications
Carson Madrid 3rd Quick Serve Restaurant Management
Participants also included Mckenzie Waters, Jordin Smith, Reina Walker, Zoe Ganbat, Rayann Concepcion, Disha Kushan, Leo Matunan, Summer Brown, Taylor Godfrey, Samantha Visaya, Carlyn Awah, Jaelianna Dye, Amelia Felix-Pastor, Tamia Arana-Guy, Juan Benitez, Alissa Strandberg, Ashlyn Denham and Madison Linney
North Thurston High School
25 Marketing/DECA students from North Thurston High School , qualified to Compete at the State DECA Career Conference. There were approximately 170 students competing to be the top 3 in different categories and earn their spot to compete at the state level. North Thurston High School registered 32 students to compete and 24 qualified and 3 others are alternates. It was an amazing competition and North Thurston DECA student once again proved strong in the competition. State DECA is March 5, 6 and 7th in Bellevue Washington.
Taking 1st place and earning top spot to compete at state
Yesica Rios – Quick Serve Restaurant
Abigail Tait and Emma Waldon – Sports and Entertainment Marketing Team
Isabella Matakas – Hotel and Lodging Management
Sarah Beck – Apparel and Accessories Marketing
Kaitylyn Mays and McKenzie Squires – Marketing Management Team
Jenna Moe and Tauilo Mauigoa – Hospitality Team
2nd place qualifiers going on to state
Joyti Miller –Restaurant and Food Service Management
Madison Skavlem- Retail Merchandising
Mauricio Morin- Entrepreneurship
Annie Tippetts and Josephina Fueston – Entrepreneurship Team
Fatimatou Vintou Aidara- Accounting Applications
3rd place and qualifying for state
Morgan Opdahl- Retail Merchandising
Ashanti Johnson and Kamielle Garner- Travel and Tourism Marketing Team
Sung Lee- Apparel and Accessories Marketing
Collin Edwards and Keedan Vinson- Business Law and Ethics Team
Lillian Christensen and Suad Dirar-Buying and Merchandising Team
Zac Sherrer- Human Resource Management
Congratulation also to Zac Sherrer who was elected as the Area 8 DECA president for the year 2020/21 and will be serving a second term leading the Area 8 Region serving on the Washington State officer team.