Seven Prince George’s County Public Schools (PGCPS) Career and Technical Education (CTE) students excelled in the annual Maryland SkillsUSA Regional Competition early February. These students now have the opportunity to compete in the state competition in April.

Trayvon Washington, of Suitland High School received the first place “Carpentry” award. Meanwhile, Jazmine Tinsley, of Laurel High School, received the third place “cosmetology” award.

“Congratulations to all of the students who competed in this competition,” said Dr. Kevin M. Maxwell, Chief Executive Officer for Prince George’s County Public Schools. “We are proud of their accomplishments as they demonstrate mastery in career and technical skills that prepare them for the future.”

This year’s competition theme is SkillsUSA: Champions at Work, Education and Skilled to lead America. The following students placed in the competition:

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