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Milano, Gause elementaries win medals at UIL meet


Milano Elementary School UIL winners included (front row, l–r) Sophia Thomason, April Morgan, Emma Batten, Kalie Poehl, Jacob Turnage, Mason Westbrook, Hannah Batten, Donald Grosshans, (back row) Bethanie Compton, Jack Gruber, Joe Gruber, Elizabeth Pedroza, Kauner Howell, Madison Hafley, Emilie Compton, Keaton Popham. 
Reporter/Marie Bakken Milano Elementary School UIL winners included (front row, l–r) Sophia Thomason, April Morgan, Emma Batten, Kalie Poehl, Jacob Turnage, Mason Westbrook, Hannah Batten, Donald Grosshans, (back row) Bethanie Compton, Jack Gruber, Joe Gruber, Elizabeth Pedroza, Kauner Howell, Madison Hafley, Emilie Compton, Keaton Popham. Reporter/Marie Bakken Students from Milano and Gause elementary schools participated in the District 27-A North Zone UIL Academic Contest on Dec. 6-7 in Snook.

Milano Elementary finished second overall according to principal Stephanie Longoria. Supt. Perry Bell said Gause Elementary placed fifth overall. There were six schools competing, which also included Burton, Somerville, Snook and Thrall.

Thrall won the overall title.

Winners from the two Milam County schools for grades sixth through eighth included:

ART

Fourth grade—2. Milano team. Individual: 1. Elizabeth Pedroza, Milano; 6. April Morgan, Milano.

Fifth grade—6. Madison Hafley, Milano.

CREATIVE WRITING

Second grade—1. Riley Foster, Gause; 2. Marquise Jones, Gause.

DICTIONARY SKILLS

Fifth grade—3. Milano team; Individual: 5. Caitlin White, Gause.

LISTENING SKILLS

Fifth grade—3. Milano team. Individual: 3-tie. Donald Grossha ns, Mila no; Jack Gr uber, Milano. MAPS, GRAPHS & CHARTS

Fifth grade—4. Dylan Wilson, Gause.

MUSIC MEMORY

Third grade—2. Bethanie Compton, Milano.

Four th grade—2. Milano team. Individual: 1. Sophia Thomason, Milano; 6. Mason Westbrook, Milano.

Fifth grade—4. Emilie Compton; Milano; 5. Madison Hafley, Milano.

NUMBER SENSE

Fifth grade—3. Milano team. Indiv idual: Keaton Popham, Milano.

ORAL READING

Fourth grade—5. April Morgan, Milano; 6. Faith Walton, Gause.

Fifth grade—4. Keaton Popham, Milano; 5. Kalie Poehl, Milano.

READY WRITING

Third grade—1. Natalie Jones, Gause; 3. Bethanie Compton, Milano; 5. Abby Miller, Gause.

Fourth grade—1. Sophia Thomason, Milano; 2. Emma Batten, Milano; 3. Jade Walker, Gause; 4. Faith Walton, Gause; 6. April Morgan, Milano.

SOCIAL STUDIES

Fifth grade—1. Milano team. Individual: 2. Donald Grosshans, Milano; 5. Emilie Compton, Milano; 6-tie. Michael Peirson, Gause.

SPELLING

Third grade—1. Gause team. Individual: 1. Alyssa Johnston, Gause; 2. Natalie Jones, Gause; 3. Angela Zeig, Gause.

Fourth grade—1. Milano team, 3. Gause team. Individual: 2. Emma Batten, Milano; 4. Elizabeth Pedroza, Milano; 5. April Morgan, Milano.

Fifth grade—1. Gause team. Individual: 1. Austin Alcon, Gause; 3. Keaton Popham, Milano.

STORY TELLING

Second grade—5. Hannah Batten, Milano.


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