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The SCDS chess were pleased with their recent 1st place team trophy (4th-6th grade division) and 4th place team trophy (1st-3rd grade division). The SCDS chess teams are coached by the amazing Lori Osseward (Beginner and Advanced Beginner) and Dr. Leo Stefurak (Intermediate and Advanced). It is because of the patience and leadership of these dedicated coaches that SCDS chess players are able to experiment and succeed in this wonderful game.
The Yeung sisters qualified for the sixth and final White House Science Fair, to be hosted by President Obama on April 13, 2016.
Our 5th grade Destination Imagination (DI) team, the Obstreperous Bintuongs, recently participated in the statewide DI tournament and did VERY well. The team placed second in their category and qualified to go to Global Finals in May. More than 1,400 DI teams from 45 U.S. states and over 14 countries will gather in Knoxville, Tennessee for a battle of creativity and skill.