A team representing A E Burdick School recently earned Highest Honors in the 2018-19WordMasters Challenge™—a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually. The sixth grade team scored an impressive 186 points out of a possible 200 in the last of three meets this year, placing tenth in the nation.
The sixth graders also placed tenth nationally in the overall competition with a cumulative score of 535 points out of a possible 600.
Competing in the difficult Blue Division of theWordMasters Challenge™, sixth grader Ada Melendez earned a perfect score of 20 in the recent meet. Nationally, only 49 sixth graders achieved this result. Other students at A E Burdick School who achieved outstanding results in the last meet of the year include sixth graders Will Berger, Josi Estremera, Tyler Jung and Brodie Stenseth.