On April 26th, Vontazia Guthrie (Junior) finished 3rd in a Youth Entrepreneurs Regional Flyer Competition held in Kansas City. Additional competitions were held in Wichita, Topeka, and Dodge City. Vontazia presented a business plan for a specialized women's clothing line. She earned a $500 scholarship that she can use for college. Vontazia also presented to the UA board of directors and was offered a conditional $2,500 promissory scholarship to Kansas St. as a result. Youth Entrepreneurs is an elective business class offered at UA.
Pictured: University Academy board member Dr. Franklin, UA teacher Mr. Heffley, Ms. Vontazia Guthrie, and her mother, Ms. Ebony Williams