On May 9, the entire Latin School seventh and eighth grade student body took the nation-wide Language Arts Olympiad Examination to evaluate their acquired skills in spelling, vocabulary, grammar, and reading and to achieve a perfect total score of 500 points. Our top ten scorers in the eighth grade were the following students: Ceili Donnelly, Conner Garzone, Liam Brown, Nicholas MacNeil, Paul Bartolemea, Aidan York, Derek Lekhwani, Peter Townley, Brooke Newby, and Zachary Simpson totaling a score of 487. Our top ten scorers in the seventh grade were the following students: Caroline Lopez, Carmela Ann Musso, Dermot Sullivan, Ryan Solferino, Jada Smith, Annabelle McCabe, Ciara Atkins, James DeMaro, Meaghan O’Keefe, and Mary O’Connor totaling a score of 473. In the Bro. Joseph C. Fox Latin School the eighth grade scores ranked our students third nationally, and the seventh grade scores ranked our students fifth nationally.
Congratulations to our winning students in grades seven and eight who received certificates and medals for their high scoring test accomplishments!