Elementary (Grades 4-6) Oral Language Festival 2017 Awards and Photos

Congratulations to the following students who earned awards at the District’s Elementary School (Grades 4-6) Oral Language Festival on Saturday, December 2, 2017:

2017 Bakersfield City School District Elementary School (Grades 4-6) Oral Language Festival Winners

 Serious Interpretation Solo

  • 1st Place:  Caelyn Armijo, Thorner Elementary School
  • 2nd Place: Jalynn Hammond, Casa Loma Elementary School
  • 3rd Place:  Eva Haverstock, Downtown School
  • 4th Place:  Tu Truong, Owens Intermediate School

Humorous Interpretation Solo

  • 1st Place:  Camilla Martinez, Chavez Elementary School
  • 2nd Place:  Dominic Carrasalez, Downtown School
  • 3rd Place:  Rian Brandon, Thorner Elementary School
  • 4th Place:  Matthew Torres, Casa Loma Elementary School

Serious Interpretation Duo

  • 1st Place:  Jimena Flores and Luna Gomez, Frank West Elementary School
  • 2nd Place:  Reymundo Arellano and Rosa Olivas Carmona, Jefferson Elementary School
  • 3rd Place:  Jaide Howington and Olivia Villa, Casa Loma Elementary School
  • 4th Place:  Alliza Barrera and Sean Ryan Sandifer, Owens Intermediate School

Humorous Interpretation Duo

  • 1st Place:  Cameron Garbell and Noah Quiroz, Thorner Elementary School
  • 2nd Place: Alejandro Deleon and Chris Peterson, Pioneer Drive Elementary School
  • 3rd Place:  Paige Andrew and Katelyn Khuu, Owens Intermediate School
  • 4th Place:  Luke Meyer and Ella Murano, Downtown School

Verse Choir

  • 1st Place:  Thorner Elementary School:  Amy Alias, Dalaynee Daniel, Jazmyn Garcia, Kaylee Hall, Tess Madewell, and Jasmine Vielma
  • 2nd Place:  Fletcher Elementary School:  Kaelynn Alcantar, River Carreno, Sammi Carrasco, Adi Gartenlaub, and Karissa Kilbourn
  • 3rd Place:  Casa Loma Elementary School:  Reinaldo Hernandez, Camila Martinez, Keyli Ramirez, Xavier Reyes, and Brianna Tobar
  • 4th Place:  Frank West Elementary School:  Audrey Clarke, Esmeralda Martinez, Jose Reyes, and Amoretta Rodriguez

Best “K-5 Team” School Award

  • Casa Loma Elementary School- Ms. Kristina Merrick and Ms. Amanda Mehciz, Coaches

 Best “K-6 Team” School Award

  • Thorner Elementary School- Ms. Gigi Maurer and Ms. Sylvia Guzman, Coaches

Best “Overall Team” School Award

  • Thorner Elementary School- Ms. Gigi Maurer and Ms. Sylvia Guzman, Coaches

These students will join other winners selected in November at the District’s Junior High School (Grades 7-8) Oral Language Festival to represent the District at the Kern County Oral Language Festival.  The county event will take place on January 26, 2018, at Stonecreek Junior High School.

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