Orangefield Hosted FTA Convention
The Orangefield FTA (Future Teachers of America) hosted the annual district convention Thursday, Dec. 4. Held at the community Drive Center in Orange, schools from all over the Golden Triangle area attended. Over 200 students and sponsors participated. North Orange pastor, Scott McIntosh, was the keynote speaker.
Valen Johnson served as district president and Kensey Duncan served as corresponding secretary.
FTA sponsors are Cindy Womack and Veronica Johnson.
Orangefield walked away with several awards. The following students will advance to state competition in Austin on Feb. 13:
Kensey Duncan. 1st place, Poem and Yearbook; Valen Johnson, 2nd place, Theme; Lauren Moore, 1st place, Bulletin Board Content; Morgan Shaw, 1st place, Bulletin Board Theme; Robyn Boudreaux, 1st place, Seasonal Bulletin Board; Jennifer Garrison, 1st place, Educational Issues; Skylar Murphy, 3rd place, Art; Lauren Gamble & Chelsie Dunaway, 1st place, Scrapbook; Shawni Gibbs, 1st place, Nametag.