CMS Wins Battle of the Books
Posted on 03/02/2016
The Clayton Middle School Battle of the Books team took 1st Place in the Johnston County Schools Battle of the Books competition. This is the first time in school history that Clayton Middle has won the competition. They scored a total of 128 points and answered 38 out of 44 questions correctly. They were also able to steal 7 questions from the other teams. Team members include 8th grader Aspen Andersson, 7th graders Rhiannon Bennett, Morgan Lively, Isabelle Martin, Noelle Roberson, Emma Roy, Makayla Tant, and 6th graders Megan Duke, Olivia Garvey, Deana Smith, Alexis Tant, and Michael Wilson. Coaches were Kevin Phipps, media coordinator, and Lauren Sabo, Curriculum Specialist. Clayton will go on to represent Johnston County Schools at the Regional competition on Tuesday, April 5th at Rocky Mount Middle School.