News Release

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For Immediate Release

​Rudy Sumpter, Teacher, Monarch High School / 303-257-5926


BVSD Monarch High students among top business students in the country

Evaline Bearce, Matthew Chen, Ashley Croteau, and Garrett LeNeveu earned top scores on national business exams

​Four sophomore students at Monarch High School scored among the top business students nationwide on rigorous exams to test their business knowledge. The exams are part of the school’s High School of Business™ program, a national accelerated business administration program of MBA Research and Curriculum Center. Approximately 6,000 students from across the nation participated in the program during the 2016-17 school year.
Receiving top scores were:

Evaline Bearce for Business Economics, which was taken by 1,680 students.  

Matthew J. Chen for Wealth Management, Ashley Croteau for Wealth Management, and Garrett LeNeveu for Wealth Management.

Students participating in High School of Business™ complete real, hands-on business projects through a series of six courses. The program also includes observational internships, opportunities to earn college credit, and local oversight via a steering team of college faculty, business professionals, and school personnel.

High School of Business™ is a program of MBA Research, a non-profit organization specializing in educational research and the development of business and marketing curriculum for high schools and colleges across the United States. The accelerated program is designed for college-bound students with an interest in business administration careers such as marketing, finance, entrepreneurship, or management. For more information about the national organization, visit Locally, contact Rudy Sumpter at (303) 257-5926.

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