The Watershed 3rd/4th grade Battle of the Books team won the district competition and will be representing the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District during the state battle next week! Watershed beat Barnette Magnet School and Arctic Light Elementary to claim the title of district champion for the 3rd/4th grade level. Our official battlers were Isaac Dershin, Eli Merrill, Peerie Anderson and Audrey Fox. The Coach was Mrs. Shoening. Our 5th/6th team did not place this year, but they fought the good fight!
Watershed moved up through the ranks of larger middle schools on Saturday 2/8/14 during this year's Mathcounts competition. Ryan took the top spot while our team were the runner ups and NOW GO ON TO STATE. The Watershed Math Counts team placed second in the Chapter competition, and will compete at the state level in Anchorage on March 29. This year's team mathletes are: Haley Vonder Haar, Patrick Woolery, Caroline Brose, and Henry Haas. In the individual competition Haley Vonder Haar placed third, Patrick Woolery placed fourth, and Oljanna Kind placed fifth.