A student of SJS recently received a perfect score in the second of three meets for this year's WordMasters Challenge(tm)-a national vocabulary competition involving nearly 150,000 students annually.
Competing in the difficult Blue Division of the WordMasters Challenge(tm), sixth grader Jakey Edmonson earned a perfect score of 20 in the February meet. Nationally, only 71 sixth graders achieved a perfect score. Other students at SJS who achieved outstanding results in the meet include fifth grader George Pearson. The students were coached in preparation for the WordMasters Challenge(tm) by Diane Vogel.