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News: Friday, March 3rd, 2017

Abbotsford students win big at UFV Skills Competition

Abbotsford School District students took part in the annual Upper Fraser Valley Regional Skills Competition on Mach 2nd at UFV's Trades & Technology Centre and came home with gold, silver and bronze! Students competed against other schools throughout the Fraser Valley including Mission, Langley, Chilliwack, Hope and Agassiz.

Abbotsford School District students brought home 23 medals (9 Gold, 8 Silver, and 7 Bronze). Gold medalists are headed to the Provincial Skills Competition on April 5th, taking place at Tradex. Congratulations students!

Abbotsford School District results

2D Animation

Gold:  Melanie Sawatsky/Anna Whitlock, Robert Bateman Secondary
Silver:  Matt Sroba/Ashley Lewko, Robert Bateman Secondary

3D Animation:

Gold:  Hayden Fast/Bailey Cryer, Robert Bateman Secondary

Architectural CAD:   

Gold:  Michaela Sapielak, Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Silver:  Nick Viger, WJ Mouat Secondary

Bronze: Brandon Graftsrom, WJ Mouat Secondary


Gold:  Harman Rakhra, Abbotsford Traditional Secondary

Silver:  Zion Koop, Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Bronze:  Sunny Virdi, Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Cabinet Making:

Bronze:  Teigha Wall, Bakerview Alternative School


Gold:  Brady Sahly, WJ Mouat Secondary

Silver: Mitchell Siebert, Rick Hansen Secondary

Bronze: Brad Ducharme, Rick Hansen Secondary

Culinary Arts:

Gold:  Kathryn Madden, WJ Mouat Secondary

Silver:  Amisa Vandervelden, Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Bronze: Sydney Marshall, Robert Bateman Seconadary & Selena Dhaliwal, Rick Hansen Secondary

Electrical Wiring:

Gold:  Dallas Stevenson, WJ Mouat Secondary

Silver:  Allan Janzen, Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Bronze:  Clinton James, Yale Secondary


Silver:  Nick Hunter, Abbotsford Senior Secondary

Bronze: Josias Trueman, Robert Bateman Secondary

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