Eight Mansfield ISD high school students took home hardware after competing with other students across Texas in various academic categories.
The students qualified for the University Interscholastic League (UIL) State Academic Championships, which occurred May 4-5 at the University of Texas at Austin.
UIL offers the most comprehensive program of academic competition in the nation. There are 29 contests at the high school level.
Congratulations to the following students for earning an award in their event:
- Bailey Rizzo, Mansfield High School – Headline Writing
- Karen Joseph, Mansfield High School - Current Events
- Chase Krieger, Mansfield High School - Current Events
- Emma Tran, Mansfield High School - Current Events
- Nick Werner, Mansfield High School - Current Events
- Brandon Martin, Summit High School – Congress
- Kathryn Pedroza, Legacy High School – Journalism
- Bailey Rizzo, Mansfield High School - Journalism
- Abby Werner, Mansfield High School – Journalism
UIL academic contests build upon the skills developed in the classroom and offer students an opportunity to stretch their talents above and beyond those requirements. View more about the contests here.