WDC's JH Knowledge Bowl competes in first meet of the season
Wadena-Deer Creek's junior high Knowledge Bowl students participated in their first meet recently in Staples. According to Junior High Coach Dawn Paurus, the students had a great showing in their first competition. Official results were not available at this time.
Knowledge Bowl competitions test students' recall and problem-solving abilities, critical thinking and teamwork skills. Students compete in round-robin competitions in January, February and March. The junior high's next competition is Feb. 11.
WDC's Knowledge Bowl coaches are Paurus and Loni Niles. Approximately 53 WDC students are involved in this extra-curricular academic competition.