About BPA - Illinois Association

Business Professionals of America Mission Statement: 

 

To contribute to the preparation of a world-class workforce through the advancement of leadership, citizenship, academic, and technological skills.

BPA is 

 

a State and National Career & Technical Student Organization for Middle-Level, Secondary, and Post-Secondary students pursuing careers in business related career fields such as Finance, Human Resources, Information Technology, Management, and Office Administration.

The Workplace Skills Assessment Program 

 

assesses real-world business skills in the following areas:  Business Administration, Digital Communication & Design, Finance, Management Information Systems, and Management, Marketing, & Communications on the local, state, and national level.

The Torch Awards Program and the BPA Cares Program

 

recognizes members and local chapters for their leadership and service to their community.

Fall, State and National Leadership Conferences

develop leadership skills such as problem-solving, public speaking, team work, and time management.

 

 

BPA IL Association programs and activities are an integral part of classroom instruction that support and reinforce

National Business and Illinois Learning Standards, Workplace Skills, and Employability Skills.

SCHOOLS BY AREA

Area 11

Andrew High School

Bloom High School

Bloom Trail High School

Bremen High School

Crete-Monee High School

Hillcrest High School

Sandburg High School

Area 12

Oak Forest High School

Rich Central High School

Rich East High School

Rich South High School

Tinley Park High School

Area 13

Naperville Central High School

Naperville North High School

Waubonsie Valley High School

Area 14

Barrington High School

Fremd High School

Palatine High School

Stevenson High School

Area 15

Curie High School

Morgan Park High School

Al Raby High School

Richards High School

Schurz High School

South Shore High School

Whitney Young High School

Taft High School

Area 16

Edwardsville High School

Area 17

Glenbard South

Oswego East High School

West Aurora High School

West Chicago Community High School

Area 19

Conant High School

Hoffman Estates High School

Schaumburg High School

Area 20

Hinsdale Central High School

Hinsdale South High School

Lyons Township High School

Westmont High School

Willowbrook High School

Area 21

Belvidere North High School

Area 22

Metea Valley High School

Neuqua Valley High School

Area 23

Addison Trail High School

Glenbrook South High School

IC Catholic Prep High School

Area M 11

STEM Magnet Academy

Area M 15

Morgan Park

Whitney Young

Saint Clement School

Secondary level

Middle level