Past Block Kids Competitions

This year’s Block Kids Competition was held February 7th, at the Metropolitan Baptist Church.  In past years the competition showed a great deal of creativity by the participants.  See additional pages for this year’s winners and pictures.

Our 2014 winners were:

The overall winner was John Goodner, 5th Grade, Tanglewood Elementary

Within the age groups:

5th and 6th Grade:
1st: Michael Evans 5th Grade, (no school listed)
2nd: Novalee Larson 5th Grade, Clearwater Intermediate Center
3rd: Nathan Huie, Grade 6, Challenger

3rd and 4th Grade:
1st: Judah Hansen, Grade 4, College Hill Elementary
2nd: Jacob Wetta, Grade 3, (no school listed)
3rd: Eric Sprecker, Grade 4, Tanglewood Elementary

1st and 2nd Grade:
1st: Gabe Jirak, Grade 2, (no school listed)
2nd: Abigail Mohler, Grade 2, McCollom
3rd: Parker Geesaman, Grade 1, McCollom

In 2013 our our overall local winner was Nathan Huie, who built a working draw bridge.  Nathan went on to win the Regional competition and then on to win second place in the National Competition.  From there he went on to Nationals coming in 2nd.   Wichita has some wonderful builders.  Maybe Wichita can again represent us as a National Winner.

2013 National Winners

1st Place Winner Grey Johnson Region 3 – Space Coast Florida Congratulations Grey on winning an Apple iPad

2nd Place Winner Nathan Huie Region 6 – Greater Wichita Nathan wins a Kindle Fire and $100 Amazon Gift Card

3rd Place Winner Maddie Glover Region 11 – Roanoke Valley Virginia Maddie wins a Kindle Fire

 For the full story click http://nawiceducation.wildapricot.org/Default.aspx?pageId=1599243

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