Students who excelled at the Business Professionals of America State competition were recognized at the April FISD Board meeting by Trustee Tony Hopkins (right). Two students advanced to the National competition. Mitchell Santo advanced to State competition in PC Servicing and Troubleshooting. Shanika Silva won second place in Prepared Speech and advances to Nationals in Indianapolis in May. Not pictured are Caitlin Pray who also advances to nationals, Charles Yeager, Audrey O’Neal, Rex Tyler, Brittany Morgan, and Addison Cobb.
FHS student Emily Dundee was chosen out of hundreds of applicants to attend the Western Art Academy, which includes four weeks of art instruction, housing, meals and interaction with other art students from neighboring districts. Dundee was honored by FISD Trustee Ralph Hobratschk at the April Board meeting.
At the state Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) competition, FISD was represented by 21 students. Ten earned first place awards and ten earned second place and were recognized by FISD Trustee Dr. David Montz at the April Board Meeting.