DeLand Middle Students Head to World Competition for Odyssey of the Mind
DeLand Middle students took first place at the regional competition for Odyssey of the Mind and then competed against the top 18 teams from each region at state competition. There, the students placed second and will advance to the world competition May 28-31 at Iowa State. At the world competition, the students will face approximately 50 teams from the United States and around the world. Team members are: Alan Bailey, Matthew Bailey, Natalie Schwerdfeger, Luke Branz and Courtney Gifford who all attend DeLand Middle and Nathan Oltorik who is homeschooled.
CONGRATULATIONS STUDENTS OF THE WEEK!
Athletes of the Week: Makenzie Lundquist, Paul Turcotte and Nick Heard
Citizens of the Week:Andrew Hamilton, John Shea and April Hunt
Scholars of the Week: Erika Litigio, Enrique Martinez and Chanda Aikens
Variance Applications Accepted Through June 1
Volusia County Schools’ variance applications are being accepted for the 2014-15 school year. The deadline for application submittal is June 1. Early application is encouraged, but does not guarantee approval. Check the Volusia County Schools website for variance guidelines. For more information contact the student assignment office at 386-734-7190, ext. 50709.