Da Vinci Students Place Top Ten in Round 1 & 2 of UIL Competition

IMG_0939For the past two weeks, high school IMG_0940students Omar Aroche, Sebastian Martinez, and Andrew Aristizabal, Amogh Misra, and Antonio Caballero have been studying very hard for the Best of Texas UIL Spelling and Vocabulary contest. That hard work has paid off in the first round of the contest, and four of these students have earned awards for their placement in the top ten among 2A schools. Senior Omar Aroche has received awards for 1st place in both rounds, Senior Sebastian Martinez has received awards for 3rd  place in both rounds, Senior Andrew Aristizabal has received awards for 10th place in round 1 and 4th place in round 2, and Freshman Antonio Caballero received an award for 7th place in round 2. The entire team has worked very hard over the past month, and the students are currently preparing to compete in the final round of the contest this week.

Submitted by Sarah Walters