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National Academic Games Teams Announced

Press Release

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                 CONTACT: Alexandra Schneider

Date: 03/02/2018           PHONE: (504) 301-2000 


National Academic Games Teams Announced


Four  teams representing the St. Bernard Parish School District were announced Thursday, March 1 to represent the district at this year’s national tournament. Academic Games is a tournament style academic competition where students are challenged to use higher order thinking skills in the subjects of language arts, English, history, and mathematics.

Students qualified for the team by competing in four games: Presidents, On-Sets, Propaganda, Equations.

This year the top five students who competed in the elementary division, middle divisions, and ten students from the high school division will be traveling to Knoxville, Tennessee at the end of April. National team coaches are Melinda Hall, Gena Asevado, Jillian Chrisman, and Ryan Gregoire.


Captions: Learner Division

Pictured Left to Right: Christian Miller, Louis Schneider, Conner Dewey, Alayna Tobin, Madelynn Rousell

Caption: Middle Division

Pictured Left to Right: Ava Volante, Brandon Jackson, Anthony Wei, Mikylla Maghirang, Coby Barrow

Caption: Elementary Division

Pictured Left to Right: Selina Li, Tania White, Andrew Wei, Nahr Abdelhaq, Elmi Gonzalez

Caption: Senior A Team

Pictured Left to Right: Emily Vu, Kelsey Billiot, Austin Billiot, Eryn Loria, Leanne Dacula

Caption: Senior B Team

Pictured Left to Right: Grace Bartholomae, Erik Gangi, Luke Rydzewski, Nicholas Magg, Ethan Gilchrist

Alexandra L. Schneider

Coordinator of Communications and Curriculum Support

St. Bernard Parish Public School District

200 East St. Bernard Hwy.

Chalmette, LA 70043

Office Phone Number: 504-301-2000