Villa Students Win Academic Competitions

(l-r) The Villa Maria’s 7th graders Dillon, Sebastian, Christopher, Nathaniel, Aran and Cade took home an awards plaque and certificates after placing fourth in the 27th Annual Iona Prep Math Olympics.
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Villa Maria Academy students were victorious in a few recent academic competitions. The Academy’s 7th grade Math Olympians earned fourth place at the 27th Annual Iona Prep Math Olympics held on Saturday, May 7 which included ten schools in Westchester and two from the Bronx. Villa students were also well represented at the Academic Olympics at Mount St. Michael on Tuesday, May 10 in which sixth graders Joseph, Mohani, Briana and Alex earned first place. Seventh graders Samantha, Christopher, Anna, Aran, Lara, Sebastian, Amber, Nathaniel, Greta, Dillion, Julianna and Cade won third in a competition featuring religion, math, English Language Arts, social studies, science and computers. Fifth graders, Amanda, Marco, Steve and Jhonni participated in the spelling bee with Amanda making it all the way to round four.

Villa Maria Academy’s Laura D. wore the third place medal she earned in the individual competition.
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(l-r) Fifth graders Jhonni Dixon, Amanda Tamburrino, Marco Martire and Steve Miruku proudly displayed their certicates of achievement.
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