Reilly Donnelly's, The Presentation, at the Coterie

Reilly Donnelly’s new original work, The Presentation, has been selected for performance in The Coterie Theatre’s 2016 Young Playwrights’ Festival.  Her piece will be presented on The Coterie stageSunday, May 1, at 7:00pm.  Her work is a part of a three-way collaboration, WORDS + MUSIC, hatched between teen playwrights from The Coterie, opera composers from UMKC Conservatory, and performers from the Lyric Opera.  The three organizations work together to create opera moments from the work adapted from our Coterie Roundtable members’ monologues.

National Latin Exam Awards

The following girls won awards on the National Latin Exam.

Latin I - Ceara VanBuskirk, Magdalena Fleming, Nicole Ficklin, Natalie Telep, Anne Tangen, Lauren Daughtery, Emma Gustavson, Valleri Miller, Nicole Maus, Grace Marshall and Sarah Mendez

Latin II - Olivia Matlock, Lia Biritz, Bridget Graham, Lily Manning, Nicole Slocomb, Clara Swanson, Anna Campbell, Kay VanAsdale, Charlotte Sturr, Sophia Brown and Grace Laird

Latin III - Emma Kate Callahan, Jeanne O'Flaherty, Anna Barone, Mary LePique, Abigail Kierst, Molly Muehlebach, Marin Brown and Emma Swinney

Math Team State Competition

Lizy Hagan attended the Math Team State Convention April 15 and 16, 2016 in Columbia, Missouri and earned herself 1st place within the Juniors division in an individual round.  This places her 2nd across all grade levels for that round.  Congratulations, Lizy!  This is her third year in a row qualilfying for regionals.

MOJCL State Latin Convention Awards and New Officers

Congratulations to the following students for their efforts in the MOJCL State Latin Convention on April 15 and 16, 2016.
Vocabulary Test:  Emma Gustavson - 5th place - Level 1; Sarah Cigas - 5th place - Level 4
Derivatives Test:  Clara Swanson - 4th place - Level 2; Sophia Brown - 5th place - Level 2; Sadie Green - 1st place - Level 4
Grammar Test:  Lia Biritz - 3rd place - Level 2; Sarah Cigas - 1st place - Level 4; Natalie Rose - 5th place - Level 4
Reading Comprehension Test:  Emma Gustavson - 1st place - Level 1

Missouri Interscholastic Press Association Award

Recently, the Missouri Interscholastic Press Association at the Univeristy of Missouri announced their annual individual contest award winners, and we are proud to say the girls on both the Dart and Teresian Staffs were awarded 46 individual state awards including (in ranked order):

22 All-Missouri Ratings (best in the state)
15 Superior Ratings
5 Excellent Ratings
4 Honorable Mention Ratings

Within those 22 All-Missouri Rankings, all three publications, Dart, DartNewsOnline, and Teresian were all recognized as All-Missouri publications.