District 04 Information and Documents

Your District Manager for District Four is Derick Simpson. He can be reached at: district4@skillsusatx.org Your District Director for District Four is Amy Baxmann. Your Teacher Advisory Committee representative for District Four is Shawndelle Harrington and she can be reached at: sharrington@gormanisd.net

Please make sure you are joining your district’s advisor group in Schoology. Each district has its own page where advisors and the state office can connect without students. Videos of the town halls and other resource materials are posted in each district’s group.  District or State Schoology use will be a different log in specific to that event.

Starting an account is free at schoology.com. You will create an account as a student. Once you have an account go to Groups and then join a new group, you will be asked for an access code. Please reach out to your district director for your group code.

Registration opens Dec 17th. Registration closes on Feb 4th. Late registration $25/registrant-allowed only with director approval. Substitutions with approval are allowed until Feb 11th. Cancellations with director approval until Feb 4th.

Registration packet pick up starts Thurs Feb 17th at 2pm.

Broadcast News Feb 18th at SW High School

CNC, Automated Manu Sat Feb 12 at Ben Barber

All other contests Feb 18-19 at TCC Campuses

There is a game room in the student union building (SSTU 2106A) where students can relax between events with cornhole or other activities in the courtyard outside of the SSTU on the South Campus.

Awards Ceremony: Texas Hall at UT Arlington 701 West Nedderman Dr Arlington 76010 on Sat Feb 18th. House of Delegates 3:00pm Doors at 3:30, Awards 4:00-6:00pm. Must have a conference badge to enter. Parking for cars is free in Lot F9, F6, and the West Campus Garage.

D4 Contest Observer Release Form for AWARDS

UTA Info Flyer for AWARDS

No payments will be taken on-site. Payment is due by Mar 4th.
COVID release is part of your insurance statement in registration. Local CDC guidelines will be enforced.

Check back here for up-to-date contest information.

2022 D4 Contest Schedule 021422

2022 D4 Contest Agenda

District 4 Contest Updates

2022 District 4 Officer Application

2022 Advisor of the Year Texas Application

Substitution-Add Request District Form 2022

DEADLINE FOR SUBSTITUTIONS Fri Feb 11 at 3pm

Top 3 all contests D4 Final Awards

Construction Tool ID_Top10 D4

Automotive Tool ID_Top10 D4

District 04 Events Calendar


Competition Regulations

All Texas Chapters abide by the regulations as outlined in the Texas Regulations. This document outlines registration limits, state, and nationals advancements, Texas Only contests, and more. Please refer to the Texas Regulations for detailed information. Always prepare your students by reading the newest edition of contest guidelines. 

National Technical Standards

National contests are listed in the national technical standards a free download with your paid professional membership.

Log on to www.skillsusa-register.org, and you should see a technical standards icon at the bottom of the page after you log in. If you click on that icon you will be directed to: https://mycareeressentials.org. (this platform is called Absorb) Advisors will need to create an account on Absorb to access the Technical Standards. If you need help setting up that account, please contact SkillsUSA’s customer care team at 844-875-4557 for assistance. If you need further help downloading the standards once an account has been established, you can view a short instructional video here: https://youtu.be/aR9Jet0PRP8.

District 4 Manager

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