WCS Students Earn Awards at Miami-Dade History Fair

Congratulations to the WCS HS students who received awards at the Miami-Dade History Fair. First and second place winners qualify to compete at the Florida State History Fair, May 6-9. They are:

First Place
Best Individual Performance: Anna Alvarez "Susan B. Anthony, Conflict and Compromise"
Best Group Performance: Tremaine Taylor and Valentina Riveros "Harriet Tubman and the Cost of Freedom"
Best Individual Website: Victor Rodriguez "The Truth Behind Senator Joe Mccarthy"
Best Individual Exhibit: Katrina Bobson "Kissinger's' Conflict and Compromise with China"
Best Research Paper: Johnny Bankston "The Race of Races: The Story of Jesse Owens"

Second Place
Group Website: Nick Danna, Nick Belon, Christian Martinez, Jeremy Hewitt, Josh Hernandez "Winston Churchill; Internal Conflicts with Alcoholism"
Research Paper: Erin Donnelly "Dorothea Lange: The Mighty Migrant''
Group Documentary: "Trials & Triumphs of the Tuskegee Airmen" Troy Smith, Gavin Roberts, Kavon King, Prince Young, Caesar Mackey

Third Place
Group Documentary: Tamara Kurt, Tristan Lugo, Gabriel Lugo "Operation Paperclip: No Conflicts with Compromise"
Group Website: Alanna Rodriguez, Edward Cuz, Nick Ordenes "The Writ of Habeas Corpus: Constitutional Compromise"

For the first time this year, WCS also submitted a Middle School entrant.  Congratulations to Andres Duran for being awarded Third Place  for his Individual Exhibit, "Napoleon's Conquests, Conflicts and Compromises."

WCS History teacher Mr. Wayne Williams said, "So proud of all the students. They did an amazing job and everyone mentioned how well behaved everyone was."