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SLHS FBLA students place in four out of five events at state competition

Business Management students from San Luis High School competed last week at the Future Business Leaders of America Arizona state competition.

FBLA is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) education association with a quarter-million student members, preparing for careers in business and business-related fields. The San Luis High chapter competed in five different contests at this year’s event, placing in four of them.

“It was a joy working with such a great team of students,” said San Luis FBLA advisor Zaira Gonzalez. “They worked very hard and represented our district very well.” SLHS FBLA State team

Here is a list of all SLHS students who placed in the top 10:

*Jose Montano, Jimena Nogales and Jacob Rangel – Fourth Place in Digital Photography Commercial Portfolio.

This contest requires students to present a digital portfolio of five impactful and creative commercial photographs that highlight the competitor’s interest in a specific business or industry. 

*Julissa Bustamante, Michelle Lamas-Escalante, Lezly Moreno and Justine Rodriguez – Fourth Place in Business Graphics. 

In this challenge, a team has two-hours to create a business advertisement that incorporates the elements identified in a given prompt.

*Julissa Bustamante – Seventh Place in Sales Presentation.

The individual may sell whichever product or service they choose, for this contest.

*Lezly Moreno – Eighth Place in Health Care Administration.

Students competing in this competition complete an objective test on the day of the competition.

Adrianne Wagner