Students Qualify for State National History Day

National History Day StudentsWednesday, March 2, and Saturday, March 30, students from Summit Middle School, Johnston Middle School, and Johnston High School competed in District Iowa History Day competitions. Students have been working on their in-depth research projects for several months. Several students and projects have qualified to compete at the State of Iowa History Day competition on April 29, at the Iowa Events Center in Des Moines. Students will be  competing for a chance to represent Iowa at the national competition that will be held in Washington, DC in June.

Congratulations to the following students/projects for their hard work!

Summit Middle School

  • Davis Cope – Junior Historical Paper
  • Pramod Mandava – Junior Individual Exhibit
  • Jack Meyer – Junior Individual Exhibit
  • Anthony Wang – ¬†Junior Individual Exhibit
  • *Akshara Eswar, Zac Quartell, Jackson Zimmerman – Junior Group Documentary
  • *Kathir Kalyanaraman, Shreyas Shrestha – Junior Group Website
  • *Lauren Wessling – Junior Individual Performance

Johnston Middle School

  • Christopher Tu- Senior Individual Website
  • *Esha Bolar – Junior Individual Documentary
  • *Anita Dinakar – Junior Individual Website
  • *Eshaan Chandani, Rohan Devadas, Jeffrey Zou – Junior Group Documentary
  • *Paige Thacker – Junior HIstorical Paper
  • *Emma Dummermuth, Bea LaRota – Senior Group Website
  • *Kayla Jensen – Senior Individual Exhibit
  • *Kade Tanke, Eli Erickson, Brian Zhang, Patrick Yang – Senior Group Documentary
  • *Dylan Coslin, Gabi Michalski – Senior Group Performance
  • *Phoebe Smith, Anna Larson, Karstyn Knight – Senior Group Documentary
  • *Jenna Woodsmall – Senior Individual Performance

Johnston High School

  • Marianne Aldrich – Senior Individual Website
  • *Allie Tubbs – Senior Individual Performance
  • *Matthew Ding – Senior Historical Paper
  • *Julia Chen, Vivian Chen, Joanne Wu – Senior Group Website

*Students advancing to state competition.