Butler High School: State Bound Students

The FFA qualified 7 contest teams to State FFA Convention on April 19th and 20th.  The chapter also won the single teacher department sweepstakes in the Central District.  This is the 2nd time in 3 years that the chapter has been awarded sweepstakes.  The Sweepstakes award is presented to the top chapter in the district of 74 schools.  Sweepstakes award is a culmination of all contest teams and speakers points that place in the top 10 at Districts. 1st = 10 points, 2nd = 9 points…etc etc.


Dairy Cattle-1st place (District Champions)  Kenton Taylor 1st place individual out of 132.

Poultry Evaluation- 2nd place   Kinzie Wheatley 1st place individual out of 108.  Kinzie Wheatley also advanced to State for Advanced Prepared Public Speaking contest.

Nursery Landscape – 2nd place  Riley Mareth  1st place individual out of 69.

Soils Evaluation – 3rd place

Ag Issues Forum – 4th Place State Alternate

Extemp. Speaking – Casi Smith  4th place State Alternate

Horse Evaluation – 5th place

Dairy Foods – 6th place

FFA Knowledge – 10th place