Several students at Trivium Prep in Goodyear recently placed at the National FFA Convention that took place earlier this month. Members of Trivium FFA traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana for the 2019 National FFA Convention. Several members of the chapter competed for national recognition in their respective career and leadership development events – Agriscience Fair, Agricultural Sales, and Extemporaneous Speaking.
The following Trivium students earned national recognition:
- Senior Cole Lozon won 1st place in the FFA National Agriscience Fair – Environmental Sciences division.
- Junior Lindsey Bell placed 6th in the nation in the Agriscience Fair – Environmental Sciences division.
- Alumni Hayden West (Trivium Prep ’19) competed in Extemporaneous Speaking earning a bronze award.
- The Trivium Prep Ag Sales team, which included Kailee Zimmerman (’19), Jocelyn Ogle (’19), Nate Vasiloff, and Elena Wolfley (’19), placed among the top 14 teams in the nation.
The National FFA Organization provides leadership, personal growth, and career success training through agricultural education. During the convention, students engaged in competitions with other chapters from across the country, attended workshops, and participated in general sessions with over 70,000 FFA members and guests. They also attended the Convention Expo where they had the opportunity to engage with industry experts and universities.
Trivium Preparatory Academy is a Great Hearts School and is located in Goodyear at 2001 North Bullard Avenue. More information about the school can be found online at Greatheartsamerica.org.