- Paris Flash
- Real Estate
North Lamar High School’s UIL academic teams finished strong and earned the District Championship for the 4th straight year. The District Runner-up was Atlanta with 427 points, followed by Mt. Vernon with 287 points, Pleasant Grove with 167 points, Paris with 87 points and Liberty-Eylau with 40 points.
Speech and Debate wrapped up their district meet on March 21, One Act Play on March 22 then the academic teams on March 23. The UIL Regional Academic Meet is April 19 and 20.
One Act Play
Cast of “The Marriage of Bette & Boo”
Alternate Play to Area
Front row, Bailey Eilrich – selected Honorable Mention All Star Cast and Shelby Gilliam – selected All Star Cast; seated on couch, Madeline Herbermann – selected All Star Cast, Bobbie Jorgensen, Jordan Bell, Haley Hines and Rachel Stephens; back row, Kaleb Ward, Sarah Brown – top technician award, Lucas Robertson, Spencer Samson, Jessica Duren – selected Honorable Mention All Star Cast, Morgan Garnett, Reilly Preston, Brady Pierce and Dalton Smith. Not pictured is Keaton Raney. Directors are Mark Russell, Laura Hutchings and Cody Head.
Speech & Debate
District Speech Champion
Seated, Maddy Jolley – 2nd in Poetry, Kathleen Dawson – 5th in Poetry, Kaitlyn Bull – 1st in Informative Speaking, Aerial Wesberry – 3rd in Informative Speaking and Sydney Winkler – 1st in Lincoln-Douglas Debate and 2nd in Persuasive Speaking; back row, Coach Kristi Hodgkiss, Shelby Gilliam, Seth Gurley – 2nd in Lincoln-Douglas Debate, Ryan Connor – 2nd in Informative Speaking, Carver Hodgkiss – 1st in Persuasive Speaking, Cody Eilrich – 1st in Prose and 3rd in Persuasive Speaking and Gabby Vargas. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd are advancing to Region Competition.
Number Sense, Calculator, Math, and Science Teams
Science Team District Champion
Seated, Jessica Clayton, Alison Chao – Top Chemistry Score, Jamie Ellis – 6th in Number Sense, Jessica Roberts and Maddie Drake – 4th in Science and 1st place Science Team; back row, Number Sense Coach Carrie Campbell, Science Coach Teresa Bussell, Zach Wilkerson, Matthew Gonzalez – 1st place Science Team, Caleb Baker – 5th in Math, Seth Loftin- 6th in Math, Carson Rast – Top Biology Score, 2nd in Science and 1st place Science Team and Calculator & Math Coach Kathy Stewart. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd, Top Scores in Biology and Chemistry and the 1st place team are advancing to Region Competition.
News, Feature, Editorial, and Headline Writing Teams
Seated, McKayla Herman – 3rd in Feature Writing and 4th in News Writing, Shane Hundley – 6th in Editorial Writing, Coach Cheryl LaRue, Mary O’Conner and Cheyanne Woods; standing, Amber Miller and Gabby Vargas. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd are advancing to Region Competition.
Literary Criticism Team
2nd at District, Region Wild Card Team
From left, Ethan Carter – 2nd place, Nhi Son – 6th place, Coach Dr. Linda Winfrey, Lindy Norris and Will Batson – 3rd Place. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd are advancing to Region and the Literary Criticism Team will compete at Region as the Wild Card Team.
From left, Shane Hundley – 2nd in Ready Writing, Coach Cheryl LaRue and Mary O’Connor – 1st in Ready Writing. Not pictured is Ryan Pescaia – 5th in Ready Writing. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd are advancing to Region Competition.
Second Place Team at District
From left, J.D. McNeal and Rahul Patel – 4th in Accounting. Not pictured are Jocelyn Guidel – 2nd in Accounting and Coach Yvonne Parson. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd are advancing to Region Competition.
Social Studies Team
From left, Nhi Son – 1st place team, Will Batson – 4th in Social Studies and 1st place team and Dakota Kilcrease – 1st in Social Studies and 1st place team. Not pictured is Ethan Carter. Dakota Kilcrease has won 1st in Social Studies in district four years straight. Students placing 1st, 2nd and 3rd and the 1st place team are advancing to Region Competition.