Jakarta is appointed as host for national level Student Skills Competition (LKS) on November 21-25. That is why Jakarta Education Department continuously prepares everything to succeed the event. One of the preparations is by preparing six vocational schools (SMKs) in Jakarta as the location for LKS. But overall, the competition will be held in Senayan.
Taufik Yudi Mulyanto as Head of Jakarta Education Department hopes Jakarta students will be the winner this year. “Several SMKs will be used as the competition location,” he added, Sunday (10/30).
The six schools are SMKN 26, SMKN 4, SMKN 27, SMKN 57, SMKN 14, and SMKN 36. Later on, there will be 50 types of competition. From that total, Jakarta contingent will only attend 47 types, such as mobile robotic, auto-body repair, industrial control, graphic design technology, and IT (software application).
Before join this national competition, Jakarta participants have attended province level LKS in September. There were 25 types of competition. It consists of three types, namely 16 types of technology competition, 3 business management sectors, and 6 tourism sectors.
Last year, Jakarta contingent reached the overall winner in national level with 18 gold medals. While this year, the target is 19 gold medals. “We will maintain the overall winner this year,” he stressed.