The Northwest Area Schools Education
held their annual Academic Olympics on Wednesday, April 12, 2023, at the Dupree High School. Scholars from seven school participated: Bison, Dupree, Faith, Harding County, Lemmon, McIntosh, and Timber Lake.
Students competed in the core subjects of math, science, English, and social studies plus five Quiz Bowl competitions, one each in grades 9-12 and the Overall Quiz Bowl. The Dupree 11th grade Quiz Bowl team, comprised of Cassidy Farlee, Matthew Lemke, JW Pederson and Wambli Quintana, brought home first place. Students of any age could combine to compete and represent their school.
The following Dupree students brought home awards:
Matthew Lemke, 3rd in U.S. History
Emily Olsen, 4th in English IV
Spencer Olsen, 1st in Geography
JW Pederson, 1st in U.S. History, 4th in English III
Braydon Terveen, 4th in Biology, 5th in Algebra II
Treg Thorstenson, 5th in Senior Math
Congratulations to all the winners!