Springs Students Receive Awards at Junior Classical League Convention

Indian Springs students claimed eight awards at the 2019 Alabama Junior Classical League Convention, held on March 1 and 2 at Samford University:

Virginia Slaughter '22
1st Place, Latin Derivatives (Level II)

Jack Swanner '21
2nd Place, Geography (Advanced)
2nd Place, Roman History (Advanced)

Minerva Wen '22
2nd Place, Roman History (Level I)
2nd Place, Reading Comprehension (Level I)

Angela Yang '22
2nd Place, Reading Comprehension (Level I)

John Slaughter '20
3rd Place, Mythology Bee

The Indian Springs team of Alex Forbes '21, John Slaughter ’20, Jack Swanner ’21, and Frank Zhao '22 also placed third in the Certamen (classical scholars bowl) Finals.

Congratulations to these and other student participants who represented Springs well! Special thanks to Mallory Forbes P '21 for chaperoning with Latin Teacher William Blackerby.

Ite Fontes! (Go Springs!)