2019 Plano FFA County Show Info
Ag Mechanics Program
Collin County Ag Mech Permission Slips
Due Before we release for Christmas Break in Mr Molina's Room
Students must have passed their 1st 9 Weeks classes
FFA follows UIL eligibility rules. Students must be eligible to compete
Courses That Are Exempt From Eligibility Rules
Courses that do not count against eligibility: any AP class, Pre AP, Honors & Pre-Cal
Winter Break Work Schedule
Thursday, Dec 27 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday, Dec 28 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Saturday, Dec 29 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Monday, Dec 31 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Again times must be prearranged. Mr. Molina will not be at school the for the times above if students are not working so you can not just "drop in". Mr. Molina is giving up his break to give you the chance to finish so DO NOT BE LATE TO PRE-ARRANGED TIMES!
MANDATORY LOAD DAY
Friday January 4th
ALL PSHS students showing a project at the Collin County Livestock Show must help load their project on the trailer at the time above. If your project is not loaded at this time you must transport your own project to the show leaving at 4:15pm on January 7th .
The Show Schedule
Collin County Show
Monday January 7th
4:15 PM : Students will drive up to Myers Park to unload projects (MANDATORY)
Tuesday January 8th:
8:15AM Students will arrive at Myers Park
Show Starts at 9AM
- Students will enter a project and compete against similar projects as their own
- Projects will be judged on craftsmanship and showmanship
- Showmanship- During the Students will discuss with the judge the building process of their project. Students will also turn in a book with plans and bill of materials (will be provided)
- STUDENTS ARE EXPECTED TO STAY WITH THEIR PROJECT THE ENTIRE SHOW
- Parents are encouraged to attend
- Students will be released from Myers Park at 4:15 PM
Showmanship? What's Showmanship?
Information you could tell him about
-Type of materials
-What different machines you had to use
-What were the steps to building your projects
-General dimensions of your project and specific cuts you made
Your student will have a book at the show that has all of this information in it that the judge may review. To get familiar with the information I have attached a link below.
What to Wear
-Hair: Should be fixed nicely. Color should be natural. NO HATS!
-Shirt: Collared shirt. Tucked into your jeans.
-Belt: Plain leather or covered in bling, whatever fits your personality.
-Jeans: No holes. No skinny jeans.
-Shoes: Boots or Sperrys. Do not tuck into jeans.
Collin County Ribbon Auction
The auction will be held Saturday January 12th, 2018 and begins at 10:30am.
Student arrival time will be based on when your students project is up for auction
Need Adult Help!
CONCESSION STAND HELP NEEDED
Need adult volunteers!
Myers Park Info
Myers Youth Park 7117
County Road 166 McKinney, TX 75071
The road off 380 is VERY curvy. Student drivers (and parents) should be very careful. This road is narrow!
Turn onto FM-1461 N/Lake Forest Dr and head North. Follow this road and turn right onto CR 166. Myers Youth Park will be on the left side of the road.
Barn on the left (south barn) -
Lamb/Goat Pens -Floral Show
Barn on the right (north barn)
-Ag Mech Show
-Pig Pens & Show
Entering the County Show
Entering Your Project
Students intending to show their project at the CCJLS must have a parent attend the Nov 6th Entry Meeting.
TUESDAY, November 6th
Plano Senior High School
Parent AND student must be present.
Entries paid in full and in EXACT cash or check made out to 'Plano FFA' broken up for each show. You will pay for each show at a different station. Change can not be made.
Social security number MUST be provided.
Entry Fees: $25