CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — George Washington High School of Charleston on Friday won an academic competition involving teams of students from across West Virginia.
George Washington defeated Spring Mills High School of Berkeley County in the championship round of the West Virginia Academic Showdown at the state Culture Center in Charleston.
CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — Teams from West Virginia high schools will participate in a new academic competition to test their knowledge on a variety of subjects.
State education officials announced Wednesday that the West Virginia Academic Showdown is based on the popular History Bowl format.
When the Scripps National Spelling Bee was canceled last year because of the pandemic, Avani Joshi didn’t lament her lost year of preparation.
When he was in the eighth grade, like many kids that age, Joachim Bendixen was interested in anything but studies and the future.
"I was interested in soccer, basketball, my friends and that's about it," he said.
WESTVILLE. – Purdue University Northwest will host two nights of Academic Super Bowl competitions for high school students in Porter and La Porte counties Wednesday and Thursday.
The competitions will be held on PNW’s Westville Campus in the James B.