Wilcox County Elementary would like to recognize our HGRSEA Math and Writing Teams for their outstanding achievement. The HGRESA is composed of 10 school districts which contain 15 elementary schools. The competition targeted students in grades 3-5 from all schools within the HGRESA area. Approximately 30 students participated in the writing competition, and 75 students participated in the math competition. The HGRESA Writing Competition was held on January 31st, and the HGRESA Math Competition was held on February 5th. The final results were issued on Tuesday, April 9th and are as follows:
- Trevor Collier, 3rd Grade Boys Writing – 2nd Place
- Jo Brady, 3rd Grade Girls Writing – 3rd Place
- Branson Owens, 4th Grade Boys Writing – 4th Place
- Eli Harris, 5th Grade Boys Writing – 1st Place
- Jalynn Keene, 5th Grade Girls Writing – 3rd Place
- Jackson Chastain, 3rd Grade Math Team – highest percentage correct in school
- Branson Owens, 4th Grade Math Team – 3rd Place.
Team Awards (Math Only)
- 3rd Grade Math Team – 2nd Place
- 4th Grade Math Team – 2nd Place
- 5th Grade Math Team – 5th Place
We are very proud of all of the students that participated and their teachers that worked so hard to prepare them to compete. WCES Writing Team and Math Team will be treated to lunch at Chick-Fill-A for their hard work and accomplishments.