Winburn edged by Beaumont for first place in Section 27 of the 2019 Sixth Grade Showcase, which wrapped up Dec. 7. Southern Middle finished third, Tates Creek fifth, and Morton sixth among the FCPS teams in the regional field of eight schools. Winburn's top scorers included:
Math – first place: Moahnishan Wigna Kumar; second, Winston Zhuang
The Sixth Grade Showcase, which the Honorable Order of Kentucky Colonels sponsors, provides a competitive academic opportunity for the state’s sixth graders, who are sometimes “lost” between elementary and middle grades in the Governor’s Cup series. The format includes five written assessments, composition, and quick recall. This fall, groups of schools participated in 39 sections statewide. There is no state-level competition for this event.