Thursday, February 16, 2012
Christopher Kuhn, representing St Paul School at the district spelling bee at Akron Public Library, stayed through tough rounds and even though he is not moving on to the Regional Bee did a great job placing 11th out of 31 contestants that day.
Three students at St. Paul were qualified to compete in the regional tournament in the Power of the Pen competition on February 25 at Kent State University. Qualified were
Allison Bachmann, Grade 8; Diana Chang. Grade 7, and Michelle Bojo, Grade 7.
The state finals will be at the College of Wooster Thursday-Frday, May 24-25.
Power of the Pen is committed to being the leading interscholastic program in written expression. It assists teachers in facilitating better student writing by providing quality tools and resources to identify, challenge, and reward excellence.