Channelview High School’s Business Professionals of America students proudly show the medals they earned at the BPA Regional Competition in Sugar Land. Fifteen students qualified for the State Competition, while four students were named State Alternates.
The BPA State Competition will be held March 1-4 in Dallas. The top medalists will then advance to the national contest in May.
“Our students did an amazing job and have put so much work into preparing for this competition,” said Erin Bowman, BPA adviser at Channelview High School. “I was proud of the way they represented our school and our community.”
The following students earned awards at the Regional Competition and are advancing to state:
Jose Alvarez - First Place
Jose Alvarez and Adriel Arias - First Place
Karina Solis and Merari Torres - Second Place
Adriel Arias - Second Place
Rafael Elorza, Chris Frias, and Ariel Juarez - First Place
Jessica Garza, Jonathan Meija, and Eduardo Rebolloso - Second Place
Emily Garza - First Place
Giovanni Gonzalez - Third Place
Dylon McRae and Laryssa Torres - First Place
Gabriel Mena-Morales - Second Place
State alternates include Miguel Valle, who finished in sixth place in the Fundamental Accounting category at regionals and the third place Presentation Management Team of Jose Arellano, Gabriel Mena-Morales and Evelyn Montelongo.