Monday, April 9, 2012

Latin Students win Awards at State Competition



Latin students attended the State Latin Competition in San Antonio March 30-31, 2012.  This event was hosted by  Texas State Junior Classical League.  The competition was attended by over 30 secondary schools in the state of Texas, including approximately 2,000 students.
More info on TSJCL www.tsjcl.org

Here is a list of winners from Mansfield ISD
3rd - Mania Pitia* (THS) - Polychromatic Art
3rd - Katie Atwood (MHS) - Open Certamen
5th - Ngoc Nguyen(THS) - Latin Mottoes
6th - Daisy Flores (THS) - Adv. Reading Comprehension
8th - Madeline Cannon (MHS) - Vocal Solo
10th - Katie Atwood (MHS) - Adv. Reading Comprehension
10th - Briana Yancy (THS) - Mythology-1
10th - Katie Atwood (MHS) - Mythology-4
10th - Mania Pitia (THS) - Roman Life
10th - Nghi Bao (FHS) - Reading Comprehension-1

*Mania Pitia qualified to compete at the national competition which will be held at Wake Forest University in North Carolina in July. More info on NJCL www.njcl.org.

(From Melissa Hayes, Ben Barber Career Tech Academy.)