Friday, May 14, 2021

Dragons Shine at UIL Academic State Meet

The following CSHS students placed at the UIL Academic State Meet at UT Austin May 23-26:

Mafaaz Tanzeem Class 6A state champion Persuasive Speaking

Dru Patel – 2nd place Persuasive Speaking
Evan Clary – 6th place Current Issues
Nora Graham – 6th place Feature Writing
Julianne Yu – 5th place News Writing
Current Issues 3rd Place Team (comprised of Billy Wade, Cal Naughton, Aneeqah Naeem and Evan Clary) 

The following students also advanced to state but did not place among the top six:
P Reppeto – Social Studies
Peter Harris – Social Studies
Kelsey Gordon, alternate to state – Editorial Writing
Sahaj Singh, alternate to state – Informative Speaking 

The UIL Academic events were coached by:
Persuasive Speaking & Informative Speaking, David Brown
Current Issues, Caitlin Frank
Feature Writing, News Writing, and Editorial Writing, Natalie Brown
Social Studies, Rebecca Colvin