07 Feb 2018

Spanish Club Shines At State Convention

The Catholic High Spanish Club attended the Louisiana High School Spanish Convention over the weekend. Sixteen members participated in the event. Throughout the convention, students enjoyed a quiz bowl and a dance. Prior to the dance, members learned how to perform the popular Latin American Salsa dance. Additionally, activities covering Zumba dancing, cooking and typical crafts were available. The Advisor for the Ministry of Education of Spain spoke to the students about all the resources being offered in Louisiana.

Competition results:

Placement test
Jefferson Koonce (Spanish 2) – 3rd place
Scotty Black (Spanish 3) – 1st place
Cameron Pierrotti (Spanish AP) – 1st place

Oral Communication
Jefferson Koonce (Spanish 2) – 1st place
Ian McLean (Spanish 3) – 3rd place
Sam Gianfala (Spanish AP) – 3rd place

Art Competition
Jared Eaglin – 2nd place

Quiz Bowl
Nathan Constant, Sam Gianfala, Patrick Hardin, and Patrick Lemoine – 1st place

Sam Gianfala, Patrick Lemoine, and Holden David – 1st place

Scotty Black – 2nd place

Talent Show
Jared Eaglin, and Joseph Patrick – 1st place

State Delegate
Scotty Black