TAPPS Academic & Speech Teams Place 2nd at State
Savio Receives 2nd place Overall at 6A TAPPS Academic State Championship Meet
In our first year of competing as a 6A school, St Dominic Savio captured 2nd place overall in the TAPPS Academic State Championship. Savio won a total of 21 medals across 11 different events, with 12 different Savio students earning an award. Students earned school points by placing in the top 8 of an event. There are no grade divisions and all 6A schools in the state can send 3 entries per event. In addition to our overall 2nd place, Savio also won the award for earning the most Academic event points.
Individuals placing at the State meet are shown below:
Current Events: Brendan Miles – 1st, Matthew Reysa – 4th
Number Sense: Jonathan Shoemaker – 1st, Jessica Shoemaker – 5th, Ben Hoang – 6th
Calculator: Jonathan Shoemaker – 1st, Ben Hoang – 4th, Jessica Shoemaker – 5th
Advanced Math: Jonathan Shoemaker – 1st, Matthew Meskill – 5th
TAPPS Math: Jessica Shoemaker – 1st, Johnny Miri – 8th
Spanish: Diego Yanez – 2nd, Isabella Serrano-Ayala – 7th
Prose Interpretation: Caitlin McCauslin – 3rd
Ready Writing: Katie Miri – 5th, Johnny Miri – 8th
Science: Jonathan Shoemaker – 5th
Social Studies: Alexander Lacayo – 6th(t), Johnny Miri – 6th(t)
Spelling: Katie Miri – 6th
Poetry: Lily Hallum and Micah Santos – Semifinalists
Original Oratory: Caitlin McCauslin – Semifinalist
Jonathan Shoemaker was awarded a plaque for being the top overall individual scorer in the tournament.
Congratulations to all participants!