MV 8th Grader Wins National Essay Contest, Heading to Amsterdam
MVCDS 8th grader, Katie W. has been awarded a trip for three to Amsterdam for her essay "Soar!". She submitted the essay to The Anne Frank Center's National Essay Contest this fall for her English Language Arts class and just received word that she is the grand prize winner.
MV MathCounts Team Places 6th, Evan H. Moves on to States
The MVCDS MathCounts Team consisting of 6th grader Sam Peters, 7th graders Aditi Vijendra and Jonathan Buchanan, and 8th grader Evan Heritage placed 6th out of 18 teams in the district competition on Saturday, February 7th. The team is led by Upper School math teacher, David Hanson.
In the individual competition, Evan Heritage placed 7th overall and will move on to the state level competition in March.
On Saturday, February 7th the MVCDS Middle School basketball teams competed in the TAAC Middle School Basketball Semi-Finals. The 7th grade girls, 8th grade girls, and 8th grade boys won their games and will be moving on to the TAAC Finals on Monday.
The 7th grade girls play Ottawa Hills at 5pm on Monday at Toledo Christian School for the TAAC Chamionship. The 8th grade girls play Tiffin Calvert at 7pm on Monday at Toledo Christian School for the TAAC Championship. The 8th grade boys play Tiffin Calvert at 7pm on Monday at Northwood High School for the TAAC Championship.