The HWMS Academic team recently competed at the Governor’s Cup District Academic competition held at Jackson, Ky. on January 17th. The team placed second overall and will compete at the regional competition on Saturday, Jan. 31st.
The following individual students placed in the top five and advanced to regional competition:
Math: 2nd place- Jay McDaniel,3rd place- Leah Bailey.
Social Studies: 2nd place- Jesse Brown. Science: 3rd place- Jay McDaniel, 5th place- Cassidy Lovely.
Written Composition: 2nd place- Leah Bailey, 4th place- Destiny Conley, 5th place- Alexis Fletcher.
Language Arts: 4th place- Cassidy Lovely, 5th place- Keenan Conley.
Arts & Humanities: 4th place- Mack Parsons, 5th place- Adam McCune
Also, the Quick Recall team consisting of Jay McDaniel, Keenan Conley, Jesse Brown, Caleb Porter, Adam McCune, Erin Bolen, Patience Murrell, and Destiny Brown captured second place.
The FPS (Future Problem Solving) team consisting of Cassidy Lovely, Erin Bolen, Michael Salyer, and Adam McCune placed second.
The team coached by Della Minix and Tim Cain has worked hard and we wish them continued success as they advance to regional competition.