OA News recognizes SSJHS BETA CLUB. The SSJH BETA Club recently attended the Alabama Jr. BETA Club Convention in Birmingham, AL.
The SSJH BETA Club recently attended the Alabama Jr. BETA Club Convention in Birmingham, AL. The group was composed of 22 students in 7th and 8th graders that competed in a variety of academic competitions, as well as attended leadership workshops. The Advertising Design Team (Baylen Childs, Brooke Childs, Sydney Stringfellow, and Ashlee Robinson) finished first in the state. The competition has schools within an 1-hour time limit develop marketing material from a prompt given to them at the beginning of the competition. The Book Battle Team (Mackenzie Ensley, Maiah Orr, Shelby Davis, and Ethan Hicks) finished first in the state as well. The competition has schools competing by answering a multiple choice test and composing extended response essays about a series of 12 books they are to read throughout the year. By winning at state, each team is eligible to represent the state of Alabama in their respective competitions at the national convention later this summer in Walt Disney World.
You can see the O-A News article here.