Participants in the provincial concours first compete at the school and divisional level. Winners advance and compete against other schools at the provincial finals. This year’s finals saw a record number of participants (160).
Congratulations to the following Sunrise School Division students who participated:
- Harvey Adigue from Whitemouth School represented Sunrise School Division in the French: Communication and Culture – Grade 5/6 category.
- Gabi Haskins from École Beauséjour Early Years School represented Sunrise in the Early Immersion Grade 3/4 category.
- Kélia Haskins, Mackenzie Geith and Mason Cameron from École Edward Schreyer School represented Sunrise in the Early Immersion Grade 5/6, 7/8 and 9/10 categories.
Speeches are original works prepared by students. Three impartial judges evaluate each speech and assign marks for presentation, vocal expression, coherence of speech, quality of language and in grades 9 – 12, quality of answers to questions by the judges.
Félicitations to Manitoba silver medal winners Gabi Haskins and Mason Cameron.