High school students are putting their skills to work at the Allentown Fairgrounds.

The Agri-Plex played host Wednesday to the District 11 SkillsUSA Championships.

More than 400 kids took part in a variety of trade competitions from cooking and cosmetology to car care and first aid.

Winners of the competitions will advance to statewide and possibly even national competitions.

The winners will be awarded starting Wednesday night at 6:30 at Parkland High School.