• Business Professionals of America

    BPA Regional Competition Photo of Student Members Any students attending St. Louis High School may join the SLHS Chapter of Business Professionals of America. Business Professionals of America is a national career and technical student organization consisting of 23 state associations and more than 54,000 members. The organization serves students who are currently, or were previously enrolled, in a business education program at a secondary or postsecondary institution. Chapters are located in high schools, career/technical centers, postsecondary technical institutions, junior and community colleges, and colleges and universities. The mission of Business Professionals of America is to contribute to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills. In addition to competitions, which take place on the regional, state, and national levels, members are involved in numerous leadership and community service projects at the local and state level. Each year, many members participate in the Torch Awards Program, a program that promotes leadership skills, community service and civic awareness. The Michigan Association adopted the American Red Cross as its state service organization. Special Olympics is our national service organization.