MU will be hosting two one-week programs for the National Summer Transportation Institute (NSTI) for students entering grades 9 through 12 during the weeks of July 10-14 and July 17-21, 2017. The purpose of NSTI is to help stimulate interest in careers in transportation. The program is sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration, and some general information about the program can be found here.
Ji-Sung Lee placed 1st in the Historical Paper division at National History Day Missouri State Competition on Saturday, April 29. She will go on to compete in the national competition at the University of Maryland next month!
Congratulations to Kristine Cho who placed 4th overall in Original Oratory this past weekend at the MSHSAA State Speech and Debate Tournament.
Congratulations to the Rock Bridge Math Team for their 5th place finish at this weekend’s State Mathleague contest. Members who competed: Anna Xu, Jasmine Guo, Daniel Barnett, Kevin Kiehne, Dylan Kurukulasuriya, Siddand Chaurasia, Akihl Vyas, Eric Kwon, Yoo Jin Jeong, and Henry Huang.
CONGRATULATIONS to the RBHS Science Olympiad team and Coach Stephanie Harman for competing at the State Science Olympiad competition at Westminster College on 04/08/17. Out of 32 teams, Rock Bridge took 3rd place overall - the highest ever state placement for our team, with many top individual awards.
All three choirs - Men’s Chorus, Women’s Chorus and Concert Choir received unanimous “I” ratings from the performance and sightreading judges!On Saturday, we had 30 performing ensembles and solos. Here are those results:
“I” ratings – 15 solos and 5 ensembles (these students will continue on to State Music Festival on April 27)
“II” ratings – 3 ensembles and 6 solos
“III” ratings – 1 ensemble
Click here for results for State Large Ensemble and District Solo & Ensemble. Everyone did a phenomenal job and we are taking 36 solo & ensemble entries to State. That is the most ever for the bands!
In the State-wide Missouri PTA Reflections competition we had several recognitions at the state level! Here is the link to the complete list: https://mopta.org/reflections/
1st Place HS Literature Division, Kristine Cho
1st Place HS Music Composition Division, Ben Rouder
3rd Place HS Music Composition Division, Connor Squellati
5th Place HS Visual Arts Division, Tracey Singer
The first place winners advance to the National PTA for consideration at that level of judging.