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Business Professionals Qualify for State

Duncanville High School is sending six students to the Business Professionals of America state competition in March. These students qualified at the Area 1 Region 2 competition in January.


The mission of Business Professionals of America (BPA) is to contribute to the preparation of global professionals through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic and technological skills.


The BPA State Competition takes place March 6-9 in Dallas.

State Qualifiers:


BPA Students

(pictured left to right)

Jessica Phoume - Fundamental Accounting

Yulisa Vega - Advanced Word Processing

Naomi Sanchez - Business Law & Ethics

Lea Eaton - Payroll Accounting

(not pictured)

Jariah Cole - Advanced Accounting

Gloria Ogunlade - Legal Office Procedures


State Alternates

Jessica Phoume, David Mendez, & Jason Bush - Financial Analyst Team

Damon Nicholas - Fundamental Word Processing

Lea Eaton, Jariah Cole, Jenelle Murata, & Zyra Washington - Administrative Support Team

Lesleigh Taylor - Interview Skills

Lesleigh Taylor, Daniela Pedraja, & Adrian Gallegos - Small Business Management Team


Published 1/28/19