Jan. 25, 2009 Dora School News

Science fair

Dora students have been working hard on science projects. Their entries will be exhibited during school hours on Tuesday, and until noon on Wednesday at the Dora Community Building.

BPA places

Members of the Dora Chapter of Business Professionals of America competed at the Regional Conference in Fort Sumner on Jan. 17. Colleen Tollett, sponsor, reports 24 members placed in their competition and will attend the State Leadership Conference in Albuquerque, Feb. 19-21.

Those receiving awards include: Alexis Villanueva, second in Fundamental Accounting; Gowan Hays, second in Fundamental Spreadsheet Applications; Savannah Dimas, third in Fundamental Word Processing; Corina Servin, fourth, and Ashley Butler, fifth, in Advanced Word Processing Skills; Ashlyn Myers, first in Desktop Publishing; Ashley Kanmore, third in Advanced Office Systems and Procedures; Renee Gantert, first in Legal Office Procedures; Arlem Villegas, third, and Jessica Fierro, fourth, in Database Applications; Jessica Fierro, Gowan Hays, Ashley Kanmore, Arlem Villegas, first (Administrative Support Team); Shaun Banther, first in PC Servicing and Troubleshooting; Ethan Bilbrey, Ashlyn Myers, Katlain Phillips, second (Video Production Team); Calvin Tayler, third in Graphic Design Promotion; Santana Chavez, first in Interview Skills; Katlain Phillips, third in Extemporaneous Speech; Tori Varnell, first in Prepared Speech; Jordon McConnell, first in Presentation Management, Individual; Chelsea Gantert, Deserai Haraughty, Kelsi King, Molly McAlister, Jordon McConnell, Stefanie Neuhaus, Jordan Inge, Tori Varnell, first (Parliamentary Procedure Team); Kelsi King, first, Tori Varnell, second in Parliamentary Procedure Concepts.


Tuesday: Junior high white and red teams, junior varsity and varsity teams play at Fort Sumner at 3 p.m., using both gyms.

Thursday: Junior high white teams play in the Portales Tournament through Saturday

Friday: Junior high red teams, junior varsity, and varsity host Floyd at 4 p.m., using both gyms.