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WOCCISD denies association with students who participated in Capital Hill Challenge

After three students were recognized by Congressman Brian Babin for ranking 7th place in over 2,200 teams in the Capital Hill Stock Market Challenge, West Orange-Cove CISD releases statement distancing its self from the students and the organization which helped them compete.

Here is the statement:

In recent days it has been brought to our attention that an organization is using a similar name that may reflect an association or school-sponsored relationship with WOCCISD. West Orange-Cove CISD is not associated with the Young Financial Wizards Program nor the team that competed under the name West Orange-Stark Capital Hill Challenge Team. Students of West Orange-Cove CISD choose to participate in this non-school sponsored program as a choice of their own. Any financial solicitations from Young Financial Wizards Inc. are not associated with West Orange-Cove CISD.