Spring is in the air!! Pendleton High School students are engaged in a number of activities as well as preparing to embrace the last months of school. Above, Speech and Debate competitors pose with their awards. Congratulations to Stanton Schmitz for placing Second in ADS, to Avery Madril and River Engum for placing first in Parliamentary Debate, to Rylan Headley and Stanton Schmitz for placing second in Parliamentary Debate, and to Courtney Canfield, Haley Burchard, and Annalise Oertwich for earning spots competing in congressional sessions at State.
Students involved in the Future Farmers of America competition also had a great showing. Macy Rosselle won 1st in state in Creed and will represent Oregon and Pendleton FFA at the National Convention in Indianapolis in October. Jordan Crane and Kendell Blair won 1st in state in Agriscience, also qualifying for National Convention in Indianapolis. Brooklyn Lunny won 3rd in Beginning Prepared Public Speaking and Brooke Marshall won 2nd in Agriscience. State Degree recipients include Jessica Thomas, Makayla Lee, Hallie Porter, Serena Bontemps, and Jacob Szumski. Congratulations and way to represent Pendleton High School!