Miranda H. Lewis
Carter County Times
From quick recall to content area knowledge experts, local elementary students shined at the Regional Governor’s Cup competition earlier this month. The regional competition is thehighest level for elementary students.
Landon Serat, a fourth grader from Star Elementary School, ranked first in the state in Artsand Humanities.
Serat tied with the highest score across the Commonwealth.
In addition to Star Elementary, students from Russell McDowell Intermediate, Olive Hill, Greysbranch, Carter City, Heritage, Garrison, Argillite, McKell, Tygart Creek, Raceland-Worthington, Prichard, Elliott, Lewis County Central and Wurtland also participated.
Olive Hill Elementary placed first in Future Problem Solving.
Russell-McDowell Intermediate won overall with a total of 59.5 points. Star was the runner-up with 12 points and was followed by Olive Hill (10), Greysbranch (10) and Carter City(8).