Congratulations to three Missouri teams for winning the LifeSmarts monthly online competition in October. The topic was Personal Finance and each team received $100.

  • First place Varsity Division was the 6th hour teach from Rushkin High School in Kansas City (Robert Nellis, coach)
  • The FBLA division winner was the STA Stars from St. Teresa's Academy in Independence (Kayla Leatherman, coach)
  • Missouri swept the FCCLA division top five with 1st place to Seymore (Linda Herion, coach)
  • Tied for 2nd place were the Tiger Pack from Keytesville (Beverly Plymell, coach) and Fatima FCCLA from Westphalia (Erica Libbert, coach)
  • 4th place went to the Falcons from Blair Oaks in Jefferson City (Linda Cumpton, coach)

October was the second month in a row that Missouri teams swept the FCCLA division top five.


The Missouri Jump$tart Coalition is active throughout the year with meetings of the full membership, board and committees along with special events and projects. Visit the Events page to view the calendar.