BIS, MERCER TAKE TOP HONORS IN COUNTY READING BEE


PRINCETON, WV, APRIL 11, 2011:   Teams from fourteen elementary schools competed in the annual Reading Bee held April 8th at Bluefield State College.  Teams vied for top honors in oral presentation, vocabulary, reading skills, and comprehension.

When the day was over, the traveling trophy – which had resided at Mercer School during the past year – went home with the Bluefield Intermediate delegation. Overall and individual category winners were as listed below.


           Reader’s Theatre/Oral Presentation

           Lashmeet/Matoaka – First Place

           Melrose – Runner-Up


           Skills

           Bluefield Intermediate – First Place

           Mercer – Runner-Up

           

           Vocabulary

           Bluefield Intermediate – First Place

           Montcalm – Runner-Up


           Comprehension

           Mercer – First Place

           Bluefield Intermediate – Runner-Up


           Overall Winner

           Bluefield Intermediate – First Place

           Mercer – Runner-Up

 

Bluefield Intermediate Team

Mercer School Team

Mercer School Team