Congratulations to several Spanish students from Johnstown Christian School who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2019 National Spanish Examinations.
Students from Johnstown Christian School earned a total of two silver and two bronze medals along with two honorable mentions. Congratulations to Mary Hostetter and Grace Ressler for receiving silver medals, Emmaleigh Lushko and Kasmira Mack for receiving bronze medals, and Noah Baker and Owen Miller for receiving honorable mentions. “Attaining a medal or honorable mention for any student on the National Spanish Examinations is very prestigious,” said Kevin Cessna-Buscemi, National Director of the Exams, “because the exams are the largest of their kind in the United States with over 146,000 students participating in 2019.”
The National Spanish Examinations are administered each year in grades 6 through 12, and are sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese.