The Annual Academic Challenge was held at Kaskaskia College on February 6. Fifteen district high schools were in competition in the areas of Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Engineering Graphics, English, Math, and Physics. The Okawville Team finished first in the small school competition.
Individual students from Okawville who won awards were:
Biology – 1st place – Russell Rodely
Chemistry – 1st place – Russell Rodely; 3rd place – Audrey Jansen
Computer Science – tie for 2nd place – Tyler Traub
Engineering Graphics – 2nd place – Logan Thoms; tie for 3rd place – Shawn Rodely
English – 2nd place – Jordan Oakley
Mathematics – 1st place – Shawn Rodely
Student Russell Rodley received a scholarship for high test scores.