The Spanish Department at St. John’s Preparatory School is honored to announce the award recipients for the National Spanish Exam. There were more than 2,300 students in Minnesota who took the exam. Other schools represented in Minnesota include: Blake, Breck, Benilde-St. Margaret, Wayzata, Moundsview, Coon Rapids, and Stillwater, to name a few.
All awards are based on national performance. Gold Medalists ranked above the 94th percentile, Silver Medalists above the 84th percentile, Bronze Medalists above the 74th percentile, and Honorable Mentions from the 50th to 75th percentile.
The Gold Medal Winners (there were only 90 in the state) were honored at a banquet at the Wellstone Center in St. Paul this Saturday, May 18th.
Level 3, Bronze Medal - Ellen Arnold, sophomore, daughter of John and Margaret Arnold of Kimball