Celebrating Success: Carrollwood Day School Beta and Jr. Beta Members Shine at State Convention

In the realm of academic excellence and spirited competition, the members of Carrollwood Day School's Beta and Jr. Beta clubs have once again proven their mettle. Recently, these outstanding students participated in the Florida Junior and Senior Beta State Convention, leaving a mark of triumph in various competitions.

From January 24th to 26th, members from 6th to 8th grade showcased their talents across a spectrum of categories including Academics, Creative Writing, Quiz Bowl, Visual Arts, and Small Group Performances. Their dedication and hard work bore fruit as several students clinched top positions in the state, earning them the esteemed invitation to compete at the Junior Beta Nationals in Savannah, GA this summer.

Let's extend our heartfelt congratulations to these remarkable individuals:

  • 8th Grade Language and Literature: Lilly R. - 2nd Place
  • 8th Grade Math: Owen P. - 2nd Place

The collaborative efforts of the following students in the Small Group Performance category secured them a commendable 3rd Place:

  • Michael D.
  • Lucas R.
  • Anshul S.
  • Maya P.
  • Ali O.
  • Nolan V.
  • Tucker O.
  • Taksheel G.

The talent of Michael D. also earned him the prestigious title of Premier Performer in the Vocalist category, a recognition bestowed by national judges scouting for exceptional talent nationwide.

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Additionally, our Upper School students earned accolades in various academic disciplines:

  • Creative Writing: Ella M. (1st place), Adassa P. (2nd place)
  • BioMed Science: Adele S. (2nd place)
  • Digital Art: Gabe L. (3rd place)
  • Drawing: Caroline C. (3rd place)
  • French: Samantha H. (1st place)
  • Math: Aayush P. (2nd place), Nishant (1st place)
  • Social Studies: Aarnav C. (1st place)
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These victories at the state level now pave the way for these exceptional students to showcase their talents at the national level during the upcoming National Convention at the Savannah International Convention Center during the Summer of 2024.

With more than 500,000 active members and 14,000 clubs nationally and internationally, National Beta has emerged as the largest independent, non-profit, educational youth organization in the nation. Promoting the ideals of academic achievement, character, service, and leadership among elementary and secondary school students, Beta Clubs across the country continue to nurture and celebrate the brilliance and potential of our future leaders.

Stay tuned for updates on the journey of Carrollwood Day School's Beta and Jr. Beta members as they prepare to represent their school and state on the national stage. For more information about National Beta, visit betaclub.org.