Nine 50 District students, led by Kromrey sixth-grader Karen Liu's first-place finish, finished among the top six in the Math 24 regional competition on Tuesday, March 24 at Union South on the UW-Madison campus.
In all, 45 District students in grades 4-6 participated. The students competed against others from across southern Wisconsin. District students who placed among the top six in their divisions included:
Second place: Henry Bohachek (Park)
Third place: Mckenzie Pertzborn (Park)
Fifth place: Jake Leslie (Park)
Sixth place: Bowen Li (Sauk Trail)
Second place: Dhruv Prakash (Glacier Creek)
First place: Karen Liu (Kromrey)
Third place: Varun Gupta (Glacier Creek)
Fourth place: Kevin Spahn (Glacier Creek)
Sixth place: Franklin Hu (Kromrey)
Meanwhile, 26 Glacier Creek and Kromrey students had their work selected as part of the Yahara River Writers Contest.
These students placed in the top 10 for poetry, short story, editorial or cartoon. The contest includes thousands of students from all over southern Wisconsin.
They will be invited to attend the Top 10 Writers Workshop and Awards Ceremony on Wednesday, May 4 at Union South on the UW-Madison campus.
|Shruti Parthasarathy||Editorial||Glacier Creek||8th|
|Joe Schwartz||Poetry||Glacier Creek||5th|
|Sarah Ann Huber||Poetry||Glacier Creek||5th|
|Bridget Holahan||Poetry||Glacier Creek||7th|
|Vivian Wagner||Poetry||Glacier Creek||7th|
|Ben Keith||Story||Glacier Creek||5th|
|Lauren Laufenberg||Story||Glacier Creek||6th|
|Eugenia Bukhman||Story||Glacier Creek||7th|
|Noah Ehrhardt||Cartoon||Glacier Creek||8th|
|Samantha McCune||Cartoon||Glacier Creek||8th|
|Rupa Ballamudi||Cartoon||Glacier Creek||8th|
|Calli Whitehead||Divider Page||Glacier Creek||7th|
|Ella D'Orazio||Divider Page||Glacier Creek||7th|