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FUSD High Schoolers Win at DECA International Conference
Posted 5/3/19

Teams from Irvington, Mission San Jose and Washington High Schools represented FUSD at the DECA International Career Development Conference 2019 Orlando!  The Conference took place from April 25 - May 1 at the Orange County Convention Center in Orlando, FL, with over 20,000 in attendance from around the world. See full results here. Highlights included:

 

DECA International Scholarships

  • Zuhair Imaduddin (Washington High School) - Western Region Leadership Scholarship
     

Top Three in the World (FUSD wins five of nine awards to California schools)

  • Kareena Wu (Irvington High School) - Financial Operations Research - 1st Place
  • Tyler Shren, Alex Zhang & Emily Zhang (Mission San Jose High School) - Financial Literacy Promotion Project - 2nd Place
  • Sungum Sogani & Mihir Tyagi (Washington High School) - Virtual Business Accounting - 2nd Place
  • Ojus Garg (Irvington High School) - Stock Market Game - 3rd Place
  • Jasmine Tong-Seely (Irvington High School) - Human Resources Management - 3rd Place

 

Top Ten in the World

  • Keshav Bhardwaj & Piram Singh (Washington High School) - Business Growth Plan
  • Aniket Das & Vijay Tatavarthi (Mission San Jose High School) - Entrepreneurship Team Decision Making
  • Pruthvi Innamuri & Ayush Shah (Washington High School) - Virtual Business Restaurant
  • Vaibhav Ippili (Irvington High School) - Stock Market Game
  • Arnav Kavra & Winston Wu (Irvington High School) - Business Operations Research
  • Ethan Lee & Derek Luan (Mission San Jose High School) - Virtual Business Personal Finance
  • Tejas Mattur, Sidarth Raman & Jessica Wang (Mission San Jose High School) - Virtual Business Sports
  • Sabrina Panjwani & Meghna Okhade (Mission San Jose High School) - Integrated Marketing Campaign Service
  • Shreya Sathish, Rishika Singh & Srishti Singh (Washington High School) - Public Relations Project
  • Abhi Upadhyay & Yash Gupta (Mission San Jose High School) - Independent Business Plan
  • Tylor Wu, Maximilian Wang & Dylan Zhang (Mission San Jose High School) - Virtual Business Sports 
     

Congratulations to all DECA students and advisors Alberto Ballardo (Irvington), Bellamy Liu (Mission San Jose) and Vincent Wu (Washington).

 

Washington High School DECA contingent in Orlando.

Mission San Jose High School DECA contingent in Orlando.

Irvington High School s DECA contingent in Orlando.