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Eastern Arizona College

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 7:00 AM to 1:30 PM (MST)

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Type Remaining End Quantity
Required: Teachers/Chaperone Lunch
Please register all who accompany students who will join us for lunch so we can get an accurate count. This includes teachers, chaperones, and bus drivers. We encourage all students to enter at least one contest and we discourage student observers.
974 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Administration of Justice-Split Second DecisionLaw Enforcement
Parental permission slip REQUIRED. Limited to juniors and seniors. Objective: To Shoot or Not to Shoot. Split second decisions faced by law enforcement in everyday situations. Safety equipment provided. Long sleeve shirts, long pants, and closed-toed shoes strongly recommended. Limit 5 students per school.
88 Registrations Apr 11, 2017 Free  
Art Exhibition
ART, WILL ATTEND LUNCHEON. If your student will NOT accompany their artwork, please register in section below. *Acrylic or Painting *Ceramics; *Drawing in any media; *Photography; *Tempera; * Watercolor; *Other- Open to all high school juniors and seniors, limited to 3 students per school. Limit of 2 art exhibition entries per person. All work must be READY FOR HANGING with the picture wire only. No other hanging system should be used.
973 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
ART EXHIBITION: non accompanied
For art student who will not accompany art work and WILL NOT ATTEND LUNCHEON. *Acrylic or Painting *Ceramics; *Drawing in any media; *Photography; *Tempera; * Watercolor; *Other- Open to all high school juniors and seniors, limited to 3 students per school. Limit of 2 art exhibition entries per person. All work must be READY FOR HANGING with the picture wire only. No other hanging system should be used.
988 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Art at Our Feet (sidewalk chalk)
Juniors and seniors, limit 2 per school. The Art Department will host a sidewalk chalk art competition. Students can enter as a team of 2 students if desired. Students may bring a design with them. Chalk will be provided. 8:30-11:00 to complete design.
92 Registrations Apr 11, 2017 Free  
Art/Graphic Design-Drawing/Still Life 9-10 a.m.
Open to all high school juniors and seniors, limited to 3 students per school, per contest. No more than 17 per section.
8 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Art/Graphic Design-Drawing/Still Life 10-11 a.m.
Open to all high school juniors and seniors, limited to 3 students per school, per contest. No more than 17 per section.
16 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Art/Graphic Design-Logo 9-10 a.m.
Open to all high school juniors and seniors, limited to 3 students per school, per contest.
11 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Art/Graphic Design-Logo 10-11 a.m.
Open to all high school juniors and seniors, limited to 3 students per school.
9 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Art/Graphic Design: Poster Project   more info 92 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive-GIFT students 3 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests-8:30 a.m.
Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. The 8:30 time slot is for Safford or Ft. Thomas High Schools only. 2 groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto program.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests- 9:00 a.m.
Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. Two groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto class.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests-9:25 a.m.
Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. Two groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto program.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests-9:50 a.m.
NEW in 2015. Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. Two groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto program.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests-10:15 a.m.
NEW in 2015. Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. Two groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto program.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests-10:40 a.m.
NEW in 2015. Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. Two groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto program.
3 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Automotive Contests-11:15 a.m.
Limited to two teams of three students per training program, regardless of high school affiliation. Two groups at a time, 3 students in a group. Students need to be currently enrolled in an Auto program.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills- Accounting
This contest is for students who have one year of high school accounting instruction or its equivalent. An objective-type test will be given focusing on financial accounting. In case of a tie the last 10 questions will be used to break tie. (Allow Approximately 50 minutes) Business attire is optional. Location: HTC-Computer Commons, Room 102. "Come and Go". Questions? Contact Mike Fox at michael.fox@eac.edu. Each school may enter 3 students or teams per contest.
993 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-9:00 A Day in the Life of an Accountant9:00-9:50
9-9:50 time slot. Duration: 50 minutes. Business attire is optional. Each school may enter 3 students or 3 teams of 2-3.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills - 10:00 A Day in the Life of an Accountant10-10:50
10-10:50 time slot. Duration: 50 minutes. Business attire is optional. Each school may enter 3 students or 3 teams of 2-3.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-11:00 A Day in the Life of an Accountant11:00-11:50
11:00-11:50 time slot. Each school may enter 3 students or 3 teams of 2-3. (50 minutes) Business attire is optional.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills Contest- Business Calculations
Each school may enter three students or teams of 2-3 per contest. Teams are composed of 2 and not more than 3 students per contest unless directed differently in individual contest information. Each student may enter in a maximum of three business contests. Open lab 9:00-11:50 a.m. Allow 50 minutes. "Come and Go" This contest is suitable for grades 9-12. Judges will not see attire.
986 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills- Business Ethics
This contest will be an objective test of business ethics theory and practical knowledge and is suitable for grades 9-12. In case of a tie the last 10 questions will be used to break tie. (allow approximately 50 minutes) Business attire is optional. Location: HTC - Computer Commons, Room 102. "Come and go." Questions? Contact Mike Fox at michael.fox@eac.edu. Each school may enter 3 students or 3 teams of 2-3.
977 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills- Economics
This contest is for students who have one year of high school economics instruction or its equivalent. Each school may enter three students or teams composed of 2 and not more than 3 students per contest unless directed differently in individual contest information. Each student may enter in a maximum of three contests. Open lab 9-11:50 a.m. Allow 50 minutes. "Come and Go" Judge will not see attire.
999 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-9:00 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 9:00
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
Sold Out Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-9:15 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 9:15
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills- 9:30 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 9:30
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills- 9:45 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 9:45
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-10:00 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 10:00
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-10:15 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 10:15
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-10:30 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 10:30
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-10:45 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 10:45
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
1 Registration Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-11:00 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 11:15
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-11:15 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-11:30 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-11:45 Entrepreneurial Elevator Pitch 11:45
A maximum of twelve students can compete. No more than two students per school. Three minutes to pitch a business idea to panel of judges followed by a four minute question and answer session. Because this is a presentation, business attire is encouraged.
2 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-Promotional Marketing 9-9:50
Maximum of 3 students or teams per school. (Allow 50 minutes) Students can choose to bring their completed materials and submit for judging or they can compete at 9-9:50 a.m. or 10-10:50 a.m. Utilizes Desktop Publishing. If student will not accompany their project and WILL NOT join us for lunch, please let barbara.gojkovich@eac.edu know. Thanks!
988 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-Promotional Marketing 10-10:50 a.m.
Maximum of 3 students or teams per school. (Allow 50 minutes) Students can choose to bring their completed materials and submit for judging or they can compete at 9-9:50 a.m. or 10-10:50 a.m. Utilizes Desktop Publishing. If student will not accompany their project and WILL NOT join us for lunch, please let barbara.gojkovich@eac.edu know. Thanks!
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Business Skills-What NOT To Do in a Job Interview
Two-four students will create a 3-5 minute job interview skit and presentation. Please see flier for additional information.
992 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
CAD/Drafting-Architectural CAD 9-10:30 a.m.
A student may enter only one drafting contest and each school can enter up to five students per contest. 9:00 - 10:30 a.m.
993 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
CAD/Drafting-Mechanical CAD 9-10:30 a.m.
A student may enter only one contest and each school can enter up to five students per contest. 9:00-10:30 a.m.
992 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Car Show and Tell-Open to Everyone!!
Cars should be 90% restored inside and out (mint condition).
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Computer Contests-Multimedia/Power Point
We suggest you package your presentation to a CD or USB drive to ensure all fonts, linked audio/video clips, etc., will be part of your final presentation. Unlimited registration.
998 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Computers-Microsoft Excel
A 55 minute objective test will be administered. Student will be expected to apply knowledge of Microsoft Office Excel to real-world tasks such as formatting a spreadsheet in a specific way, creating a formula, or sorting a list. This is not a paper and pencil test; you will be working with a live or simulated version of Excel.
97 Registrations Apr 11, 2017 Free  
Computers-PC Challenge
PC Challenge Challenge! 9-10:55 a.m. in HTC-124. Take part as an individual or team of two to assemble a PC and connect to a network server. (2 hours)
981 Registrations Apr 11, 2017 Free  
Chemistry-Level I-Elem. Measurement 9-9:25
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level.
988 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry - Level 1-Elem Measurement 9:30-9:55
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level.
997 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry-Level I Elem Measurement 10-10:25
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry-Level I Elem Measurement 10:30-10:55
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level.
991 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry-Level I - Elem Measurement 11-11:25
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry- Level II 8:30-9:20
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level. Higher level sessions intended for students with actual experience in high school chemistry classes.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry-Level II 9:30-10:20
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level. Higher level sessions intended for students with actual experience in high school chemistry classes.
997 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Chemistry-Level II 10:30-11:20
Open to all high school students. Students can only compete in one level. Higher level sessions intended for students with actual experience in high school chemistry classes..
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Beginning French Written Exam 9:00 - 9:50
Open to 1st and 2nd year French Language Students. Please arrive no later that 8:30 a.m. for introductions and orientation. The contest begins promptly at 9 a.m.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages- Intermediate French Written Exam 9:00-9:50 a.m.
Open to all 3rd year and up French Language students. Please arrive no later that 8:30 a.m. for introductions and orientation. The contest begins promptly at 9 a.m.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Beginning Spanish Written Exam
Open to 1st and 2nd year Spanish Language Students. Please arrive no later that 8:30 a.m. for introductions and orientation. The contest begins promptly at 9 a.m.
992 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Intermediate Spanish Written Exam 9:00-9:50
Open to 3rd year Spanish Language Students. Please arrive no later that 8:30 a.m. for introductions and orientation. The contest begins promptly at 9 a.m.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Advanced Spanish Written Exam 9:00-9:50
Open to 4th year and up including heritage Spanish speakers. Please arrive no later that 8:30 a.m. for introductions and orientation. The contest begins promptly at 9 a.m.
999 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Beginning French Poetry/Prose Recitation 10-10:50
Open to 1st and 2nd year French Language Students.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Int. French Poetry/Prose Recitation 10:-10:50
Open to 3rd year and up French Language Students.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Beg. Spanish Poetry/Prose Recitation 10:00-10:50
Open to 1st and 2nd year Spanish Students.
997 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Int. Spanish Poetry/Prose Recitation 10:00-10:50
Open to 3rd year Spanish Language students.
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Adv. Spanish Poetry/Prose Recitation 10:00-10:50
Open to all 4th year and up including heritage speakers.
999 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages- Beg. French Skits/Trivia Game 11-11:50
Open to 1st and 2nd year students. This is a group event. The skit should be 5-10 minutes long and will be judged on pronunciation, grammar, clarity of communication and smoothness of presentation. Please provide 3 copies of the skit to the judges
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Inter. French Skits/Trivia Game 11:00-11:50
Open to 3rd year and up students. This is a group event. The skit should be 5-10 minutes long and will be judged on pronunciation, grammar, clarity of communication and smoothness of presentation. Please provide 3 copies of the skit to
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Beg. Spanish Skits/Trivia Game 11:00-11:50
Open to 1st and 2nd year students. This is a group event. The skit should be 5-10 minutes long and will be judged on pronunciation, grammar, clarity of communication and smoothness of presentation. Please provide 3 copies of the skit to
977 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Inter. Spanish Skits/Trivia Game 11:00-11:50
Open to 3rd year students. This is a group event. The skit should be 5-10 minutes long and will be judged on pronunciation, grammar, clarity of communication and smoothness of presentation. Please provide 3 copies of the skit to
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Languages-Adv. Spanish Skits/Trivia Game 11:00-11:50
Open to 4th year and up including heritage students. This is a group event. The skit should be 5-10 minutes long and will be judged on pronunciation, grammar, clarity of communication and smoothness of presentation. Please provide 3 copies of the skit to
1000 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Large Woodworking Contests
Open to all high school students and no limit to the number of projects entered per school. Please refer to flier for more information and new judging criteria.
997 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Small Woodworking Contests
Open to all high school students and limited to three small woodworking projects entered per school. Please refer to flier for more information and new judging criteria.
993 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Welding-ARC Welding
(Also known as STICK) Limited to three students from each school. Allow 15 minutes.
983 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Welding Contest- Oxy-Acetylene Welding
Limited to three students from each school. Allow 15 minutes.
991 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Welding Contest- MIG Gas Metal ARC Welding
(Also known as mig) Limited to one student per school. Allow 15 minutes.
995 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Welding Contest- TIG Gas Tungsten Welding
(Also known as tig) Limited to one student per school. Allow 15 minutes.
998 Registrations Apr 4, 2017 Free  
Biology Cadaver viewing (Medical)
Biology cadaver will be available for viewing for students from 11:00-11:50 only. Must be interested in the medical field.
52 Registrations Apr 11, 2017 Free  

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Event Details


  • Registration deadline: Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 4:00 p.m.

Tuesday, April 11, 2017  Eastern Arizona College is hosting their 41st annual Skills Day competition for high school students. This a FREE activity. A continental breakfast is hosted by Admissions and lunch is hosted by EAC's President, Mark Bryce. There is no registration fee but every student and adult must register to obtain an accurate lunch count. T-shirts are given to each high school participant. Contests are held in Administration of Justice, Art, Automotive, Business, CAD-Drafting, Chemistry, Computers, Graphic Design, Languages (French and Spanish), Welding, and Woodworking. NEW for 2017: AJS Split-Second Decisions in Law Enforcement, Art at Our Feet (sidewalk chalk), and Advanced Manufacturing Open House. To register, please contact your high school's CTE Director or a designated person. Registration website: https://eacskillsday2017.eventbrite.com. Contest fliers are located at www.eac.edu/skillsday.

There will be an awards ceremony from 12 noon until 1:30 p.m. We respectfully ask you to stay until all awards have been presented to support all students in all contests. If your school or any student needs to leave early for any reason, please out of courtesy, notify Gayrene Claridge at gayrene.claridge@eac.edu or by phone 928-428-8341. This affects our lunch count.

Skills Day Website is www.eac.edu/skillsday. The Skills Day at-a-glance is located there and can be helpful. Please, NO student observers. All students must register so we can provide a name tag, continental breakfast, lunch, and an oh-so-cool Skills Day t-shirt.

If you have any students who are sending work to be judged but will not attend in person, please email Barbara Gojkovich at barbara.gojkovich@eac.edu. Please keep us advised when your registration numbers change for any reason.

Questions, please email Gayrene Claridge, EAC Skills Day Coordinator, gayrene.claridge@eac.edu OR phone   928-428-8341. Contact cell phone for Skills Day on Tuesday, April 11th is 928-965-7722.  We look forward to hosting this activity and hope to see you there!  Skills Day is brought in part by the Perkins 16-17 grant.

Have questions about Eastern Arizona College Skills Day 2017-www.eac.edu/skillsday? Contact Eastern Arizona College

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Activities Center-Hwy. 70 & College Ave.
615 N. Stadium Avenue
Thatcher, AZ 85552

Tuesday, April 11, 2017 from 7:00 AM to 1:30 PM (MST)


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