SkillUSA is a National Career Technical Student Organization, CTSO, that partners students, teachers and industry leaders in working together to ensure students have the opportunity to become successful while providing America with a skilled workforce. Students at Johnson High School who participate in SkillsUSA develop personal, career and leadership skills. Students attend leadership rallies, obtain national certifications and compete in region, state and national competitions.
Through participation, students develop confidence and are trained in current industry trends while networking with industry. Student’s graduate high school with the ability to enter both the career field and post-secondary education with the confidence and training needed to become successful leaders. Many SkillsUSA Students receive leadership training, financial assistance, paid internships and scholarships from SkillsUSA and industry associations.