Croomies Succeed at BPA Regional Competition

Business Professionals of America Regional Competition recently occurred and Crooms AoIT students crushed the competition in many areas. Students who place 1st through 3rd in their events will advance to State competition later in the year:

1st Place - Network Design Team - Ryan M. and Kaden F.
1st Place - Graphic Design Promotion - Lisa D.
4th Place - Web Site Design Team - Jordy P., Morgan T., Byron K.
1st Place - Computer Animation Team - Sebastian H., Ali G., Christopher V., Colin K.
1st Place - Broadcast News Production Team - Isaac G., Cypris K., Natalie R.
1st Place - Entrepreneurship - Alison V.
2nd Place - Presentation Management Individual - Christian C.
1st Place - Presentation Management Team - Jacob G. and Zachary S.
2nd Place - Banking and Finance - Milton Z.
4th Place - Fundamental Word Processing - Coreyorn F.
1st Place - Integrated Office Applications - Allison V.
2nd Place - Integrated Office Applications - Lisa D.
3rd Place - Integrated Office Applications - Keishawn H.
5th Place - Basic Office Systems & Procedures - Christian C.
3rd Place - Legal Office Procedures - Cypris K.
4th Place - Legal Office Procedures - Isaac G.
1st Place - PC Servicing & Troubleshooting - Jacob G.
2nd Place - PC Servicing & Troubleshooting - Tony N.
1st Place - Network Administration Using Microsoft - Natalia R.
1st Place - System Administration Using Cisco - Ryan M.
2nd Place - System Administration Using Cisco - Kaden F.
1st Place - Computer Security - Armin M.
3rd Place - Computer Security - Aivree K.
1st Place - Fundamental Desktop Publishing - Delaney K.
3rd Place - Fundamentals of Web Design - Morgan T.
1st Place - Computer Programming Concepts - Colin K.
2nd Place - Computer Programming Concepts - Tony N.
3rd Place - Business Meeting Management Concepts - Sebastian H.
4th Place - Managing Marketing & Human Resources Concepts - Tony N.

Business Professionals of America is the leading CTSO (Career and Technical Student Organization) for students pursuing careers in business management, office administration, information technology and other related career fields. BPA has 43,000 members in over 2,300 chapters in 23 states. BPA is a co-curricular organization that supports business and information technology educators by offering co-curricular exercises based on national standards.

Give in December and PayPal will an extra 1%

It's the season of giving and you can make a difference by supporting the Crooms AoIT Alumni Association. Give in December 2015 by using the following link and PayPal will give an extra 1% through their PayPal Giving Fund.

Thank you for your continuing support, and we wish you and your a Happy Holidays!

2015 Crooms AoIT Alumni Association Athletics Grant

The Crooms AoIT Alumni Association’s grant program has been established to support the arts, athletics, activities and clubs at Crooms Academy of Information Technology in pursuit of a full and enriching academic experience for every student. The Alumni Association raises funds for the grant program through the use of private donations, which are separate from our membership dues. To keep the grant program viable, we ask that your team or program members and families become involved in the to the Alumni Association's events and activities now or in the future to ensure future students are able to receive similar support.

A total of $250.00 will be distributed during the Fall 2015 grant season. All funds distributed this season will be issued to a sporting team or athletic club, coach, or physical education program at Crooms Academy of Information Technology. A request amount may be less than or equal to the $250.00 amount that will be distributed.

Submission Deadline: November 23, 2015

Procedures and Reporting Requirements

1. Submit the application: Applications may be submitted by e-mail at
2. Applications must be received by 11:59pm November 23, 2015
3. Applications will be reviewed by the Alumni Association’s Grants Committee. Distribution will occur the first week of December, 2015
4. Input may be sought by the Grants Committee from the Athletic Director or school administrators.
5. You must submit a copy of the invoice supporting the monies spent within one year of receipt of the grant. Please return the invoice by e-mail to

Join the Crooms AoIT Alumni for the Sanford Riverwalk 5k

Please join us for the 4th Annual Sanford Riverwalk 5k to help Benefit Crooms AoIT Athletics

The Alumni association has fielded a team every year, you can run, walk, or just come out to support.

The event is being held October 3rd, with the 5k starting at 7:30am.

Make sure you put 'Crooms Alumni' as your team name while registering.
We will also be holding an Alumni Brunch later in the day, more details TBD.

Annual Meeting Minutes and Year-End Financials

The Crooms AoIT Alumni Association, Inc.'s Annual Meeting occurred on June 20th and our fiscal year ended on June 30th. You can find the draft minutes and our unaudited year-end summary financials attached.


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