Check here for the latest information about the MAAP STARS Spring Conference.
The 2019 Spring Conference will be held on May 9th and 10th at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Bloomington. More details are on this page. Currently we are showing the information for the 2018 conference so you can have an idea of what the conference entails. We will post the 2019 conference information when it becomes available.
This two-day conference gives students the opportunity to showcase their skills in the Minnesota Standards, along with their artistic, career and life skills. Students participate as individuals and/or in teams in competitive events and are evaluated by business leaders. The students also participate in demonstration events, artistic performance and artistic display.
This is the most popular activity each year, with over 400 students from around the state attending the event. Students have an opportunity to receive recognition for their work and improve their self-esteem during the award session.
Above you can see a video summarizing the events at the 2016 MAAP STARS Spring Conference.
In the boxes below you can see the events that are held at the Spring Conferences. The fall into three categories: Team Events, Individual Events, and Demonstration Events. Please consider joining us next spring.