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CCS Students Win at CTSO State Virtual Conferences

The NCHOSA State Leadership Conference was held virtually this year because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Competitions occurred the week of April 27, 2020 and chapter voting delegates were able to vote for the NCHOSA Executive Council for 2020-2021. The awards/recognition/induction session was held live at 6:00 pm on May 13, 2020.

Cumberland County students from several schools placed on the events noted below:


  • Behavioral Health- Secondary 7th Place: Amanda Almueti CFHS
  • Nutrition – Secondary 10th Place: Jenna Warnock JBHS
  • Medical Spelling – Secondary 6th Place: Victoria Jones CPHS
  • Medical Assisting – Secondary 6th Place: Davia Rypdahl CFHS
  • Physical Therapy – Secondary 5th Place: Emily Gonzales GCHS
  • CPR/ First Aid – Secondary 2nd Place: McKenzie Barton CFHS
  • CPR/ First Aid – Secondary 3rd Place: Arrendondo Williams  TSHS
  • CPR/ First Aid – Secondary 4th Place: Kwiecien Audu JBHS
  • CPR/ First Aid – Secondary 9th Place: Syed Miller TSHS
  • Prepared Speaking – Secondary 10th Place: Aliah Pinero WOHS
  • Healthcare Issues Exam – Secondary 10th Place: Jaylinn Simms WOHS


The Future Business Leaders of America (i.e., FBLA) also competed virtually and had several winners as well:

  • Business Math & Financial Literacy-ML 2nd Place: Aida Nassar GCMS
  • Career Exploration-ML 2nd Place: Christen Pickett GCMS
  • Introduction to Computer Science and Coding-ML 3rd Place: Megan Lane PFMS
  • Health Care Administration 2nd Place: Mijha Livingston PFHS
  • Job Interview 3rd Place: Faith Pittman Reid Ross Classical School

Congratulations to all of our CTE students!