Press Releases

School System and Kiwanis Clubs to Sponsor Spotlight on Youth Event

Release Date: 3/5/2009 9:23:04 AM

The Carroll County Public School System, in conjunction with the Kiwanis Clubs of Carroll County, will sponsor a special event entitled Spotlight on Youth on Saturday, March 28, 2009. The event will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Westminster High School, located at 1225 Washington Road in Westminster.

This special day includes four activities designed to spotlight some of the wonderful talents and skills of the students in our high schools:

Juried Art Show – Select pieces of artwork in four categories representing each of the high schools will be on display in the lobby throughout the event.

Academic Challenge – The 6th Annual Carroll Academic Challenge will be held from 9 to 11:30 a.m. Teams from each high school will participate in three rounds of competition. The final and championship round will be held in the media center at 11 a.m.

Chess Tournament – Chess matches will be held in a single elimination tournament format. This activity begins at 9 a.m. in the media center.

Speech Contest – Contests will be held in impromptu speech and recitation of an historic speech. This activity begins at 12:30 p.m.

Carroll County Public Schools extends appreciation to the Kiwanis Clubs for their generosity in providing monetary support, as well as judges for the various contests.

Press Release Home | Press Release Archive