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Reading Classics Division II State Champions and Division I Runner Up!

CONGRATULATIONS to the “B Awesome” team of Aldo Ramos, Natalie Heidemann, Heidi Ramos, Toby Julin-McCleary & Adeline Blatny on winning the Division II State Reading Classic Competition!  After many hours and many books these students were put to the challenge Saturday March 24 at the State Reading Classics Competition at Tri-County School. Placing 1st in the semi-final round against 6 other schools they headed into the buzzer round facing Stoddard Elementary from Beatrice. They triumphantly won 5 to 2 in a very intense round of oral questions. We are very proud of their accomplishment. Continue to “B Awesome” & keep reading!

On Saturday, March 24th, the Division I Reading Classics Team traveled to Tri County for State Competition.   After the written competition, Fairbury & Seward were announced as the top two teams. In the final buzzer round, Fairbury fell to Seward with a score of 5-7.  Fairbury students were awarded a State Runner-Up medal and a trophy!!  We are so proud of our excellent readers!!  They have been very motivated throughout the year to read all 78 books!  We would like to thank all of the volunteers who make this event possible!

Reading Classic Division I State Runner-Up Champions are Nic Smith, Abby Hynek, Dominic Joe, Micah Friesen, and Iaunna Lucking.