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May 6, 2019 - BPA Students Place at Nationals

On May 1-5, eighteen BPA (Business Professional of America) students from Plano and Plano West Senior High Schools traveled to Anaheim California to compete in the National Leadership Conference. Thousands of students from across the country competed to showcase business skills and develop leadership acumen.

Plano and Plano Senior High BPA national student competitors

Front row: Brandon Chen, Caleb Yu, Karen Yang and Shaurya Kala. Back row: Autumn Tan, Kayla Wong, Sejal Jain, Suraj Bhat, Shakeel Sansudeen, Howard Yen, Sean Patel, Benjamin Ai, Jessie Yu, Amanda He, Annie Lu, Abrar Mustafa, Steven Zhao and Hrithik Jha. 

First Place

  • Brandon Chen, Plano West Senior High, personal financial management
  • Shaurya Kala, Jasper High School, fundamentals of web design
  • Karen Yang, Plano Senior High, legal office procedures 
  • Caleb Yu, Plano Senior High, fundamental spreadsheet

Top 10 Winners

  • Benjamin Ai, Plano Senior High, personal financial management
  • Suraj Bhat, Plano Senior High, financial analyst team
  • Amanda He, Plano West Senior High, fundamental desktop publishing
  • Sejal Jain, Plano Senior High, advanced Word
  • Hrithik Jha, Plano West Senior High, SQL database fundamentals
  • Annie Lu, Plano Senior High, extemporaneous speech 
  • Abrar Mustafa, Plano Senior High, financial analyst team
  • Autumn Tan, Plano West Senior High, Java programming
  • Howard Yen, Plano Senior High, Java programming
  • Steven Zhao, Plano Senior High, financial analyst team