Career and Technical Education Center

FISD BPA Chapters Heading to 2017 State Conference

Jan 26, 2017

Top students from Frisco ISD Business Professionals of America (BPA) chapters will attend the Business Professionals of America 2017 State Leadership Conference in Dallas March 1-4 following the results of the Regional Leadership Conference.

Frisco ISD students will join over 2,700 other conference delegates from across the state to participate in state level business skill competitions, general sessions and the state officer candidate campaigns and elections. Besides having the opportunity to excel, they’ll experience Dallas as they visit the city’s exciting sites.2017RLCWinners

Business Professionals of America is a national organization for middle school, high school and college students preparing for careers in business and office occupations. The organization’s activities and programs complement classroom instruction by giving students practical experience through application of the skills learned at school. Business Professionals of America acts as a cohesive agent in the nationwide networking of education and business and industry, and is contributing to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic and technological skills.

Congratulations to the following CTE BPA students for placing at Regionals:

  • Akash Baskaran (LHS) - SQL Database Fundamentals – 6th Place (State Qualifier)
  • Ryan Hall (LHS) - Computer Security – 1st Place (State Qualifier)
  • Hasan Jafri (CHS) - Systems Administration Using CISCO – 2nd Place (State Qualifier)
  • Nicholas Lovan (LHS) - Network Administration Using Microsoft - 1st Place (State Qualifier)
  • Leif Matlack (CHS) - Computer Network Technology - 1st Place (State Qualifier)
  • Luke McGuire (WHS) - Fundamentals of Web Design – 4th  Place (State Qualifier)
  • Ariana Patron (CHS) - JAVA Programming – 4th  Place (State Qualifier)
  • Rohith Perumalla (LHS) - Visual Basic/ C# Programming – 5th Place (State Qualifier)
  • Rachel Sherbert (CHS) - Presentation Management­ Individual - 1st Place (State Qualifier)
  • Manav Sood (LHS) - PC Servicing & Troubleshooting – 6th Place (State Alternate)
  • Courtnie Stone (WHS) - Banking & Finance - 1st Place (State Qualifier)
  • Catherine Yan(LHS) - C++ Programming - 1st Place (State Qualifier)