6th-8th ELA Competitors

Dadeville Junior High Students Win Big at LAD Fair

Dadeville junior high students won big at The Language Arts Department of Southwest Missouri LAD Fair, which was judged on Saturday, March 26th at Willard School. The fair is an extraordinary opportunity for students, and it gives them an authentic purpose for writing because they have an audience.The LAD Fair had 4,478 entries from all over southwest Missouri for this annual event. The Dadeville students had 53 winning entries. Plus, Kendall Mincks, one Dadeville student, had her entry judged against other first-place entries to be inducted into the Writers Hall of Fame. 

6th grade: Floor: Kaiden Zirjacks. Front row: Claire McGee, McKenzie Knapp, Payton Crawford, Hollie McGill. Back row: Allison Worthy, Ashton Edwards, Charleigh Toler, Ben Groose, Brittan Jarman, Katelyn Holman.

7th-8th grade: Front row: Avery Kelly, Addyson Buck, Maisy Shouse, Kendall Mincks, Gracie Sappington, Wyatt Asbell. Back row: Emma Sayers, Briar Clift, Seth Walker, Josh King, Wriston Worthington.Jesse Worthy.