District 05 Information and Documents

Your District Coordinator for District Five is Emily Downing. She can be reached at: district5@skillsusatx.org. Your District Director for District Five is Amy Baxmann. Your Teacher Advisory Committee representative for District Five is TBD.  can be reached at: TBD

Please make sure you are joining your district’s advisor group on Signal. Each district has its own page where advisors and the state office can connect without students.

Download the app here: https://signal.group/#CjQKIPl-gLY9yl8Q7Dj-Vw1UwSb7Q6lcQ5a-yeKdvmlxanU0EhCAjhmyJLvCwhqJkYGxrrGw

Once you download the app and request to join the D5 Advisor group a group admin will need to approve your request.

2022 Fall Leadership

Registration closed Sept 26. Payment is due Oct 26. $30 for all participants, you do not need to be a member to attend. www.skillsusa-register.org

D5 Fall Leadership Agenda

2023 D5 Officer Application

2023 Advisor of the Year Texas Application D5

2023 District Contest

Feb 2-4 at TSTC Waco, main contest weekend. Details posted soon. Registration opens Dec 14th and closes Jan 20th at 6pm. You must be a joined member to compete, registration is $50 per registrant. One advisor must be registered to attend to supervise the competitors. Payment is due Feb 20th.  www.skillsusa-register.org

District 05 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 5 Coordinator

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