FBLA (Future Business Leaders of America)

We are starting an FBLA chapter at the ARL this year and will be hosting the regional competition in January.  The ARL does a phenomenal job of preparing students for their future and the FBLA provides a platform for our students to really shine. Here is a brief introduction to the FBLA,  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=22t1MLw9eGg
There will be a Pizza info session on Wednesday, October 2, 2019 from 3-4pm in rm A19. Dues are $20 and fees to compete in regionals will be no more than $20.
FBLA members have the option of competing. While there are a lot of competitions that are cross curricular and would require teams comprised of different academies to be successful. Some of the FBLA Competitions for our Career Academies include:

Electronic Career Portfolio
Job Interview

Transferrable Skills Competitions

Client Service
Public Speaking

Competitions possibly aligned with Senior Projects

Partnership with Business project
Community Service Project

Leadership Competitions

Future Business Leader

Academy of Finance

Banking and Financial Systems
Business Financial Plan
Local Chapter annual Business Report
Virtual Business Finance Challenge

Academy of Health Professions

Healthcare Administration


Spreadsheet applications
Computer applications
Coding and Programming

Animation and Interactive Media

3D animation
Computer game and simulation programming
Digital Video production

Agriculture Academy


Architectural Design Academy

Management Decision Making (psychology of interior architecture impact on work)

Automotive Technology


Biotechnology Academy

Construction Management Academy

Virtual Business Management Challenge

Cybersecurity Networking Academy

Computer Problem Solving
Network Design
Network Concepts

Early College Program - Cybersecurity

Intro to Information Technology (9-10 grade)
Intro to business communication (9-10 grade)
Intro to public speaking (9-10 grade)

Graphic Design

Graphic Design
Publication Design

Homeland Security and Emergency Management Academy

Risk management

Systems and Project Engineering Academy

Database design & Applications


Wednesday, October 2, 2019 - 3:00pm to 4:00pm