Alice is being represented at the SkillsUSA state competition in April after placing at the district event.


The SkillsUSA District 12 competition was in Corpus Christi and Alice Friday and Saturday.


The AHS students who placed were Blaze Benavides, first in Culinary Arts; Melina Vela, first in Commercial Baking; Samara Mendoza, first in Restaurant Service and District Officer; Hector Arellano, second in Restaurant Service, Aaron Cantu, first in Automotive Tool Identification; Cody Rodriguez, third in Automotive Tool Identification.


SkillsUSA is a career and technical student organization for high school and middle school students enrolled in training programs in trade, technical and skilled service and health occupations.