Last Thursday, the SN Cross Country team competed in the Horner Park regional meet. Nine SN students will advance to the City Championships this Saturday. Isabel T earned a 27th place finish in the 7/8 Girls 1.5 mile and Lily G earned a 45th place finish in the 5/6 Girls 1 mile race. Both girls will advance to city as individuals. The 5/6 Boys 1 mile team had two top ten finishers: Oliver G with a 7th place finish and Paul N with a 4th place finish. They will advance along with Nathal B, Miles G, Vincent M, Henry R, and Eli B as the 5/6 Boys team collectively finished second place as a team! Come to Washington Park on Saturday morning to cheer on our cross country team.
The SN math team also had an exciting weekend at the first Chicago Junior Math League competition at Lane Tech. The 8th grade team finished 5th place, 7th grade finished 2nd place, and the 6th grade team finished 3rd in their respective divisions. Samee A finished 3rd and Sean R finished 2nd in the 7th grade contest. Chloe N finished 5th, Noah S 3rd, and Steven S 1st in the 6th grade competition!
Huge congratulations to the Debate team for being courageous and attending the first debate tournament ever attended by Skinner North. All students placed individually in the Top 20 for their speaking. Hollis S placed 2nd and Armaan S placed 1st. All three teams placed in the top 8 for their outstanding debating. Ciara H and Alexis P placed 7th, Isa K and Hollis S placed 4th, and Armaan S and Nathan L placed 2nd.