Seven students from Central High School scored among the top business students nationwide on exams to test their business knowledge.
The exams are part of the school’s “High School of Business” program, a national accelerated business administration program of MBA Research and Curriculum Center. About 8,000 students from across the nation participated in the program during the 2017-18 school year.
Receiving top scores were Ansh Gupta, Mateo Anderson, Isaiah Johnson, Braxton Hardy, Jessica Schenk, Osima Hanif and Boston Small.
Students participating in “High School of Business” complete real, hands-on business projects through a series of six courses. The program also includes observational internships, opportunities to earn college credit and local oversight via a steering team of college faculty, business professionals and school personnel.