Alane Dinsdale

Welcome to CTE-Business at Helena High.

Business Cooperative

Elective: 11 – 12 Semester/Year .5 – 1 Credit
Employed students can earn credit for holding a job outside of school by working, completing work skills units, submitting work hours and employer evaluations.

Computer Applications (formerly Bengal Business)

Elective: 10 – 12 (9 with 7304) Semester – .5 Credit
Students work independently learning computer application skills that include Desktop Publishing, Graphic/Web Design using Adobe CS6., Microsoft Office Word and Excel, as well as Publisher, Access and PowerPoint

Accounting 101 (Dual Credit)

Elective: 10 – 12 Year 1 Credit
Dual Credit — Accounting 101 (3 Credits—Helena College)

An introduction to the basic accounting cycle, accounting transaction analysis, preparation of journal entries, trial balance, work sheets, and financial statements. Accounting for sole proprietorships is emphasized including special journal accounting procedures. (Option to receive  3 college credits from Helena College; Prerequisites – none).

Basic Computer Skills

This class focuses on  Microsoft Word to process personal and business documents as letters, reports, tables, and flyers. It  provides students and opportunity to improving on their keyboarding skills, introduces students to Office 365, online safety, and search skills.

Upcoming Events

  • October 11, 2015 - October 12, 2015

    BPA Fall Leadership Conference

    BPA members and advisors get a jump on the upcoming year.

  • October 14, 2015 - December 17, 2015

    Regional Competitions

    Once again the Regional competitions will be held at Helena College. See Mrs. Humphrey or Mrs. Dinsdale for more information.

  • March 13, 2016 - March 15, 2016

    BPA State Leadership Conference

    The state Leadership conference will be held at the Billings Convention Center.

  • May 5, 2016 - May 9, 2016

    BPA National Leadership Conference

    This year’s conference will be held in Boston. The theme is “This is our Time”.

Alane Dinsdale's Schedule

  • Period 1


  • Period 3

    Bengal Business

  • Period 4

    Basic Computer Skills

  • Period 5

    Bengal Business

  • Period 6

    Bengal Business

  • Period 0


  • Period 2

    Business Coop