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Auto Tech SkillsUSA

THS Auto Tech SkillsUSA is sponsored by Mr. Rick McCracken. Mr. McCracken can be reached via email at or by calling 281-592-7739


SkillsUSA meetings are held on Tuesday mornings and after school on Thursday to work on projects. 

The Tarkington High School automotive students competed at the Texas State SkillsUSA competition in Corpus Christi. The team of Logan Smith, Hunter Wright, and Cayden Payne placed best of show in the automotive division. 
Branson MacDonald, Brian West, and David Gonzales received state superior blue ribbons for their automotive projects.
Congratulations and great job!

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Congratulations to the following Tarkington High School students for earning their SP2 Safety Certifications in Energy Power and Transportation courses.

Pictured below are: Damion Choate, Juana Bautista, David Byers, Marshall Carnes, Timothy Carruthers, Dustin Castleberry, Conner Clifton, Trent Coats, Austin Denton, Jeffrey Kay, Hunter Koen, Jasper McNary, Matthew Mercado, Carter O’Briant, Kelvin Palmer, William Parish, Jace Pickett, Matthew Stenger, Hunter Trahan, Aaron Vien and Joseph Wells


THS automotive technology students recently competed at UTI against 43 teams. 
Branson Macdonald and Thomas Haynes placed 5th and each received a $1,000 scholarship.
Dylan Havard and Tyler Sumpter placed 7th and each received a $1,000 scholarship. 
Noah Janczak and Jacob Deplois placed 12th.

Great job Longhorns!

On Saturday, March 25 the Tarkington High School Motor Sports team had their first car show. There were 25 vehicles that showed up and competed from all over Texas. Students made their own trophys that recieved a great round of applause from the crowd. Congratulations to these students!!


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