West Orange – Stark Middle School students competed in the UIL Middle School District Academic Meet recently in Silsbee and earned 18 medals and numerous ribbons in team event competitions. 

Results for WO-S individual students are:

Seventh Grade Dictionary Skills – Casey Chapman, fourth place.
Eighth Grade Dictionary Skills – Ashabiki Mayfield, fifth place.
Eighth Grade Prose – Georwana Tolliver, third place; Channing Doyle, sixth place.
Eighth Grade Impromptu Speaking – Ashabiki Mayfield, fifth place.
Sixth Grade Calculator –   Felicia Amy, first place; Deja Guidry, fifth place.
Seventh Grade Calculator – Amina Flore, second place.
Eighth Grade Calculator – Bryanna Williams, fourth place.
Sixth Grade General Math – Felicia Amy, second place.
Eighth Grade Science II – Jeremiah Gant, first place; Nathan Wood, third place.
Sixth Grade Listening Skills – Felicia Amy, 2nd place, Rebekah Moreaux, sixth place.
Seventh Grade Listening Skills – Gabrielle Self, fifth place.
Eighth Grade Listening Skills – Sydney Manasco, third place; Channing Doyle, sixth place.
Seventh Grade Spelling – Casey Chapman, fifth grade.
Students also placed in team events.
Sixth grade calculator team scored 224 points at the academic meet and earned first place in their grade level team calculator. competition. The team is comprised of Felicia Amy, Deja Guidry, and Gareld McNeil.
Eighth grade Science II team also placed first in their grade level competition, earning 215 points. The team is comprised of Tyran Como, Jeremiah Gant, and Nathan Wood.
Three West Orange – Stark Middle School teams won second place honors.
Eighth grade caluculator team of Bryanna Williams, April Schulte, and Jose Bernal placed second.
Eighth grade number sense and seventh grade dictionary teams also placed second. The number sense team consists of Tyran Como, Bryanna Williams, and April Schulte. The seventh grade dictionary team is made up of Casey Chapman, Jordan Jackson, and Amina Flore.
Seventh grade dictionary skills team placed. The team consists of Casey Chapman, Gabrielle Self, and Myeisha McGee.

West Orange – Stark Middle School academic coaches are Toni Linthicum, dictionary skills; Amy Crew, prose; Maria Ellis, impromptu speaking; Don Griffin, Science II, calculator, general math, number sense; Ruth Hancock, listening skills; Brandy Downey, spelling. Kathy Fuqua is the WO-S Middle School UIL Coordinator.