World Languages Institute (WLI) took the Fort Worth ISD Sixth-Grade Whiz Quiz Championship title after defeating McLean 6th Grade Center in the finals match Tuesday night.
Earlier, WLI beat Daggett Montessori in the first semi-final. McLean 6th topped the Young Women’s Leadership Academy in the second semi-final.
The evening was a learning event for many students. Culinary Arts students from North Side High School treated the audience to gourmet meatballs, deviled eggs, and grapefruit bars. And, the Southwest High School Jazz Ensemble entertained between matches. Gold Seal Advanced Media Program students took part in the live production of the competition.
The middle school matches are Wednesday, January 22, at 5:00 p.m.
High school finals will be held Thursday, January 23, at 4:30 p.m.
Media personality Jeff Jamison and Star-Telegram columnist Bud Kennedy are the match moderators.
Be part of the audience at the Fort Worth ISD board room at 2903 Shotts Street. If you can’t make it in person, stream the competition live on YouTube or www.fwisd.org, or watch it on Spectrum channel 192 or ATT U-verse 99.
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