District 06 Information and Documents

Your District Coordinator for District Six is Sheila Hyde. She can be reached at: district6@skillsusatx.org. Your District Director for District Six is Eddy Parker, he can be reached at: eddy@skillsusatx.org

Your Teacher Advisory Committee representative for District Six is Haley Patton. She can be reached at: haley.patton@gpisd.org 

Your Board of Directors regional representatives are: David Lanman, david.lanman@wylieisd.net and Rebecca Jan Holland, r_holland@nacisd.org

Please make sure you are joining your district’s advisor group on Signal App. Each district has its own page where advisors and the state office can connect without students. First, you download the app and request to join the D6 Advisor group a group admin will need to approve your request. Join the group here: https://signal.group/#CjQKIPl-gLY9yl8Q7Dj-Vw1UwSb7Q6lcQ5a-yeKdvmlxanU0EhCAjhmyJLvCwhqJkYGxrrGw

2024 District 6 Officer Application

2024 Advisor of the Year Texas Application D6 

2024 D6 Outstanding Member 

Number of Voting Delegates Per Chapter: Each Texas chapter will have: a. one delegate for the Texas chapter b. one delegate for each group of 10 members c. one delegate for major fraction of 10 members (more than 5) i.e. 16 members = 3 voting delegates; 15 members = 2 voting delegates. At District Contest and State Conference, your delegates vote for officers and any proposed amendments. 

New Texas State Pin and T-Shirt Contests. Check the Technical Standards in the Texas Regulations under Texas Only Contests. Be sure to read the directions for files to upload. Free to enter. Deadline to enter is Jan 2nd. Click here to upload. Open to HS and MS, any CTE program for a joined member. All judging and interviews will happen online.

2024 District Contest

Feb 22-24, 2024 at TSTC Waco, offsite Feb 16-17

D6 Contest Agenda Updated 121923
2024 D6 Contest Schedule 2.15.24

Registration will open Dec 15 and close on Feb 4. No late registration. Substitutions and cancelations are allowed Feb 5-Feb 8 only. Any information in registration that is not submitted for an invoice by Feb 8 will be deleted. There is no on site registration. An invoice is the only confirmation that you are fully registered, an estimate of fees is not a complete registration. No Refunds after Feb 8. Payments are due Mar 8. Add a 3% fee for credit card transactions. $50/pp, must be a joined member to register. www.skillsusa-register.org

Online PD/Skills Testing window is Feb 9, 8am-Feb 13, 7pm. Click HERE for PD test study guide. If student does not take the test, they will get a ZERO score, no exceptions. The test score is part of the contest score. If entered in multiple contests they will only take the test once per contestant number.  Please register your students with a personal, not a school email address.

Each registered competitor will receive an email on Feb 8. This email will contain the link for Online Resume Submission, PD Test completion and Job Exhibit Photo upload all in one place. The deadline for all of these will be February 13th at 5pm. Please note that only the score from the first attempt, timestamped within the designated testing window, will be accepted and considered for their contest score portion. Any test taken outside of this testing window will not be taken into account and will be disregarded.

All contests that require a resume: Resumes must be uploaded through this link to avoid the 10-point penalty. No in-person resume submission will be accepted except for the job interview contest. Job Interview will require a resume to be turned in to the judge as part of the contest.

District Contest Portal Directions

Job Exhibit Notebook Score Sheet for district
Deadline for substitutions is Feb 9 at 5pm Substitution-Add Request Form

Advisors must register with their students. Students must have a contestant badge to compete. Job exhibit notebooks must have a registration label to be judged.

Hotels for contest in Waco:

https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/QM93V9
https://www.choicehotels.com/reservations/groups/vn18e8
https://www.hilton.com/en/book/reservation/deeplink/?ctyhocn=ACTSOHX&groupCode=CHH916&arrivaldate=2024-02-22&departuredate=2024-02-24&cid=OM,WW,HILTONLINK,EN,DirectLink&fromId=HILTONLINKDIRECT

District Contest Updates 2024

Additive Manu D6
AV Quiz Bowl

Baking (Pastry Arts) District 2024

NEW Carpentry Contest
Beauty Cluster Update 021424
Culinary Arts D6
Electrical Cons Wiring D6
Graphic Image Sublimation District 2024

Masonry Contest District 2024

Restaurant Services District 2024

Teamworks District 2024

All welding competitors will need a stinger lead with lc40 quick connect in order to weld SMAW. Except for team fab who will need just 1 per team

Welding District 2024

Welding Fab District 2024

Welding Application District 2024
Welding One District 224

Welding Sculpture: advisors will be emailed a form after registration closes to certify the student’s ability to weld and that they completed the sculpture. If this form is not submitted before Feb 10th there will be a 20-point deduction to their score.

2023 Fall Leadership

2023 District Contest

D6 Awards 2023

D6 2023 Top 10 Auto and Construction Tool ID

JE Blue Ribbons D6 2023

Conference Liability Form (part of registration but if you need a hard copy you can print it here)

District 06 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.

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