Competition is fierce, expectations are high, and the pressure is on. But the long practice sessions and exhausting competitions are well worth it when our names are called and our trophies presented. Every year, the Audio/Video Production students travel across the state to compete in a variety of SkillsUSA events. Check out our competitions and results below.
Television Production - Groups of two students produce a 1 minute promotional video based on a prompt given at the time of the contest. They are given 3 hours to shoot and 3 hours to edit.
Broadcast News - Groups of four students write and shoot a three minute newscast in an hour and a half. The team consists of two anchors, a floor director, and a technical director.
Digital Cinema Production- Groups of two students produce a 1 1/2 to 3 minute narrative video based on a prompt given on location. They have aproximately 8 hours to complete the assigment.
Audio/Radio Production - Groups of 2 students produce a 3-5 minute NPR style radio spot and commercial based on a prompt given at the time of the contest. They are given approximately 8 hours to complete the spot.
Photography - Individual students demonstrate a variety of photography skills over the course of a day.
Advertising Design -Individual students demonstrate design skills by recreating logos and creating a marketing campaign from a given prompt.