Six students from Grandview High School earned awards, gained valuable experience and made new friends during the 2016 Colorado FCCLA Conference, held March 31-April 2 in Denver.
FCCLA is a Career and Technical Student Organization focusing on family, career preparation, and leadership development. Colorado FCCLA is one of 52 state chapters of National Family, Career, and Community Leaders of America. Colorado FCCLA started in 1946 and has grown to over 125 chapters with over 2,500 members.
Students who attended the Colorado FCCLA Conference had the opportunity to interact with students from around the state, showcase the leadership skills they developed throughout the year and compete in 40 different events. All six of Grandview’s students won awards and two students, Thy Nguyen and Alyssa Anglin, earned the opportunity to represent Colorado at the FCCLA National Leadership Conference, July 3-7, in San Diego, Calif.
Congratulations to these GHS FCCLA students:
|Senior Alyssa Anglin received 1st place gold in Interior Design.||Senior Thy Nguyen received 1st place gold in Hospitality & Tourism.||Junior Abbie Inzana received gold in Focus on Children.|
|Sophomore Kristina Armijo received silver in Gourmet Foods-Savory.||Senior Brianne Gilbert, received silver in Thematic Table Design.||Sophomore Carol Johnson received silver in Teach & Train.|