Heart of Texas Regional History Fair results

Heart of Texas Regional History Fair results
Posted on 02/27/2017

The Heart of Texas Regional History Fair was held Monday at Baylor and Waco ISD was well represented. One elementary, five middle schools and both high schools sent student historians armed for competition. Our students received a variety of honors and awards. Below are the 32 who will be advancing to state.

The state level competition dubbed Texas History Day is scheduled April 29 in Austin. Congratulations to all our student historians! Thank you for representing Waco ISD and your schools.

Category Title of Entry Student Name(s) Award
Atlas
Individual Exhibits Cuban Missile Crisis Michael Aguilar 2nd
Group Exhibits Deeds Not Words: Suffragettes 1903-1917 Emily Alvarado and Myrka Cordero 2nd
Individual Websites Winston Churchill: Taking a Stand for Freedom Henry Wood 1st
Nicole Maxwell Lilly Coffman 2nd
Group Websites Franklin Roosevelt: Taking a Stand for America Enrique Rojo Jr. and Brennan Alvarado 2nd
Individual Documentary Dorothea Dix: Taking a Stand for the Mentally Ill Ainsley Gibson 2nd
Group Documentary Jesse Owens: Leaping into History Isabella Riggs, Bonnie Gibson, Nyreonnia Porter 1st
Individual Performance A Spoke in the Wheel Neal DuPuy 1st
The Salvation Army: Evangeline Cory Booth Sarah Schlappe 2nd
Group Performance Jane Fonda: Friend or Foe Noah Werpney, Ambie Helterberg, Emmi Scott, Jonathan Carl, Joshua Tate 1st
Harriet Beecher Stowe: Taking a Literary Stand Against Slavery Abigale Zimmerman, Kianna Redrick, Saniyah Taylor 2nd
CCMS
Paper Genesis Santos 2nd
Waco HS
Group Website: Deeds Not Words: Women Who Took a Stand For the Vote Rebecca Heldenbrand, Sophia Swenke, Brigitte Eichenberg 1st
Group Documentary I Ain't Afraid: The Children's Crusade of 1963 Harper Hoover, Paris Hookham 1st
Ann Richards: Standing for Equality Through the Decades Morgan Wray, Pearson Crow 2nd
Individual Documentary Relentless: A Texan's Stand for the American Dream Gloria Conatser 2nd
Individual Website Winston Churchill: Champion For Freedom Michael Wood 2nd
Paper Blood Sacrifice: How the 1916 Easter Rising Secured Independence for the Irish Nation James Ackerman 1st

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History Fair at Baylor

History Fair at Baylor

History Fair at Baylor

History Fair at Baylor