2017 National History Day - Taking a Stand

2017 National History Day - Taking a Stand
Posted on 01/06/2017
Medina Valley 8th grade Middle School students competed in the 3rd annual district level competition for National History Day on Thursday, Jan 5th. This year’s theme was "Taking a Stand". The competition presentations could be presented through essay, performance, documentary, exhibit board, or website. The 8th graders did an outstanding job with their topics; from Rosa Parks and Jackie Robinson, to Amelia Earhart and Selena Quintanilla, to the Alamo and 9/11. We are extremely proud of all of our students hard work and dedication! The winners of the competition will go on to Regional at Texas A&M San Antonio in February. Best of luck to those students!

The winner for the essay category is:
McKenzee DeCock

The winners for the exhibit categories are:
Caleb Slaton
Caroline Williams
Nicole Brooks
Chesney Vogt
Kennedy Kroum
Tori French
Kaiden (Tomas) Hernandez
Kayla Solis
Allyssa Thoele
McKenna Tschirhart
Saige Holzhaus

The winners for the documentary categories is:
Madilyn Couls

The winner for the performance category is:
Guadalupe Quintana
Kylie Rose
Joseph Chapa
Kristen Cude
Zane Anderson 
Jose Muniz

and the winners for the website categories are:
Grace Simonson
Tate Holzhaus
and Jared Laque

These students will be moving onto the Regional competition on February 24th and 25th. Best of luck to you all! Some of these amazing projects will be on display in the library.

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