Essay Contest Winner Announced
Congratulations to Anna Kenney, eighth grade student, who has been awarded first place in the Archdiocesan prolife essay contest. Anna's name will be published in the next issue of the Catholic Voice and on the Catholic Voice Website. Her winning essay will be entered into the Nebraska State Competition sponsored by the Knights of Columbus. Good luck, Anna!
Speech Tournament Results
Congratulations to the following students who attended the Millard North Mini Mustang Speech Tournament on Friday, May 1 and won the following trophies or medals: Delaney Foley and Abby Reed, Seventh Duet Acting; Sara Gosch and Kate Williamson, Eighth Duet Acting; Mary Watson, Second Declamation; Anna Kenney, Fifth Declamation; Mary Watson, Third Impromptu; Nick Knudson, Fourth Impromptu; Sean Keating, Tenth Impromptu; and John Trainer, Eleventh Impromptu. St. Robert Bellarmine captured the third place Sweepstakes as well. Seventeen Omaha schools participated in the event with over 350 students attending
Thanks to our teacher sponsors Mr. Dylan Gill, Mrs. Barb Goodrich, and Miss Julie Hansen.
Archdiocesan Math Contest Results
The Archdiocesan Math contest was held Saturday, April 25. The following students were recognized with the following awards:
4th Grade - Sam Mullin placed third and Natalie Bullock placed eighth.
5th Grade - Alaina Lorkovic placed fourth and Stephen Trainer placed eleventh.
6th Grade - Rocco Deppe placed fifth and Daniel Kleinsmith placed sixth.
7th Grade - Nick McGill placed second and Paul Owens placed sixth. Also, Nick and Paul placed first in the team competition.
8th Grade - Mitch Finocchiaro and Marie Kleinsmith tied for sixth.
Algebra - John Pritchard placed third individually and in the team competition.
Thank you to all of our students for representing our school so well. Thank you also to Mrs. Duvall, Mrs. Jankowski, Mrs. Dytrych and a special thanks to Mrs. Owens for helping prepare our students.
Speech Team Celebrates Success
Congratulations to the St. Robert Bellarmine Speech Team students who won several medals at the Creighton Prep Jay Pecking Order Middle School Speech Tournament this weekend: Anna Kenney took sixth place in Declamation and second place in Dramatic Interpretation, Paul Owens took fifth place, Michael Pallesen took fourth place and Sean Keating took third place in Impromptu Speaking. The team took fourth place in Sweepstakes. Congratulations to all who attended and to their teacher coaches Mrs. Barb Goodrich, Mr. Dylan Gill, and Miss Julie Hansen. Be sure to check out Facebook for a great picture of the team!
History Day Winners Announced
The National History Day district competition was held at the Durham Museum on Tuesday, March 3, 2015. Saint Robert Bellarmine School had four students who placed in the top four spots of the Research Paper competition. Mary Grace Watson took first place, Jason Kwong took second place, Kate Williamson took third place and Delaney Foley placed fourth. The topic this year was Leadership and Legacy in History. The top three winners will move on to the state competition to be held in Lincoln in April. Congratulations to these students and their Middle School teacher sponsors, Mr. Chris Dziadus (Social Studies) and Mrs. Barb Goodrich (English).