Monique Sanchez, Hebert, Blair J.
4-H Achievement Day will be held Saturday, April 2, 2011 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at Westgate High School. 4-H'ers should make plans to attend the last big event to earn points for their club. Also, this will be the last opportunity for 8-12th graders to qualify for 4-H University. Best Club Books, Community Service Chairperson's Books, Secretary's Books and Reporter's Scrapbook are due on this day and each club has the opportunity to participate in the Song & Yell Contests.
4-H'ers are reminded to bring their own pencils for taking written test. Concessions will be sold. 4-H'ers need to bring his/her own money.
Achievement Day labels are attached below. These labels should be attached to all Achievement Day exhibits. To save time we would appreciate all exhibits being labeled prior to Achievement Day. Be specific when labeling (Example: Jane Doe, Club Name).
Attached you will find a complete listing of contests available to for grades 4-12.
Assembly Christian High
Anderson Middle School
Belle Place Middle School
Catholic High School
Iberia Middle School
Jeanerette Middle School
Jeanerette Senior High School
New Iberia Senior High
The following contests are open to all 4th through 6th graders:
4TH GRADE ONLY
The following contests are open to all 7th through 12 grade:
All-Terrain Vehicle (ATV) – Take a test.
Automative - A written test based on the project book.
Child Development and Family Life – Contestants will judge situations pertaining to child developmet and give written reasons for one class.
Compact Tractor – Contestants will take a test.
Computer Simulation – Bring to Achievement Day a theme park designed by you with the roller coaster Tycoon II game. You will be evaluated on (1) Company Value (2) Park Rating (3) Total Number of Guests to Visit Park and (4) Profits.
Consumer Decision – Judge three classes of consumer products.
Consumer Food Juding - Contestants will judge classes for nutrition, dietary guidelines and/or budgeting.
Written reasons will be required on one class.
Crop Judging - Contestants will rank classes of vegetables according to quality. One set of written reasons is required.
Dairy Judging - Contestants will judge classes of dairy animals. One set of written reasons will be required.
Dog Care – Identify 10 breeds of dog and take a test
Forestry – Contestants will identify 10 leaves and take a written test.
Horse Judging - Contestants will judge classes of horses. One set of written reasons will be required.
Horticulture- Written test, identification and judging
Insect I.D. – Contestants will identify 10 insects and take a written test.
Livestock Judging - Contestants will judge classes of beef, swine and sheep. Written reasons will be required.
Meat Identification- Contestants will take a written test.
Outdoor Skills – Take a test. (Ethics/Environmental Awareness)
Photography - Exhibit seven 8 1/2 x 11 pages of pictures taken in the past year. Papers should be placed in a binder.
Plant Science– A written test and seed identification.
Poultry Judging - Contestants will judge eggs for exterior and interior qualities. Written reasons will be required.
Solutions Unlimited – Take a test.
Tractor - Written test based on project book.
Veterinary Science - Written test based on project book.
Wildlife And Habitat Judging - A written test will be issued.