District 5 National History Day Results
National History Day
On Saturday, February 29th, twenty-three West Springfield students competed at the District Five Virginia History Day competition at Mount Vernon High School. Over eighty projects were entered in the Senior Division this year, and twelve West Springfield students placed in the top three in their category.
Congratulations to the following students:
Zaida Gyamfi and Elijah Smith: Group Exhibit
Mary Pflaum: Individual Exhibit
Meg Hogan and Trinity Green: Group Documentary
Sumaya Zahid: Individual Documentary
Katie Swatek: Individual Website
Tracey Otgonbayar and Vy Tran: Group Documentary
Sadie DeLange: Individual Performance
Emma Barnes: Historical Paper
Kanna Yerks: Individual Website
The 1st and 2nd place projects will progress to the state competition on April 26th at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture in Richmond, VA. They will compete against the top two projects from each of the eight districts in Virginia for an opportunity to compete at Nationals in June. Good luck and congratulations to all our students!