Thank you to the 2018 – 2019
Jr. Duel in Ol’ San Antonio sponsors!
Planning to attend the 2019 Jr. Duel Finals Competition?
Please register no later than Monday, February 25, at noon. All students, teachers/chaperones, parents and volunteers must be on the advance registration list in order to attend the Finals Competition on Saturday, March 2, at the Federal Reserve Bank San Antonio Branch.
WHAT IS JR. DUEL?
Since 2008, the San Antonio CPA Society has offered area high school students the opportunity to participate in a financial literacy program teaching basic financial principals. Over the past 10 years, more than 5,500 students from 15 San Antonio high schools have participated in the competition. The San Antonio CPA Society partners with the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, TX, San Antonio branch to deliver a Financial Literacy Program, Building Wealth to high school students in San Antonio. The program is available to San Antonio area high schools.
Past Participating High Schools include
Louis D Brandeis HS G.W. Brackenridge HS
William J. Brennan HS Business Career HS
Tom C. Clark HS Sandra Day O’Connor HS
Oliver Wendell Holmes HS John Jay HS
LaVernia HS John Marshall HS
John Paul Stevens HS William H.Taft HS
Earl Warren HS St. Mary’s Hall
Southwest HS Women’s Leadership Academy
WHEN IS JR. DUEL IN OL’ SAN ANTONIO?
September through December – Teachers teach the program with support from CPA and CFP volunteers.
January – a case study is given to the participating students and requires a written presentation.
February – Finalists are selected to go to competition at the Federal Reserve Bank.
Late winter/early spring – Oral presentations by the finalists are presented before a panel of 5 judges and prizes are awarded.
HOW CAN YOU HELP?
To ensure that Jr. Duel in Ol’ San Antonio is a success, we need CPA & CFP volunteers.
Sponsorship opportunities are available!
If you are interested in sponsoring or volunteering, contact Jacqui Belcher, Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.