On February 11, 2020, South Central FFA members attended star interviews in Vandalia. Mason Robb and Dawson Carter received have been recommended to receive their state degrees. This is the highest honor bestowed by Illinois FFA and only 3% of all FFA members attain it. Eli Arenas, Alec Langley, and Dennis Wollin won section star green-hand in their respected areas. Eli Arenas placed first in star business, Alec Langley placed first in star placement, and Dennis Wollin placed first in star farmer.