Vocabulary.com to Host Special Awards Ceremony
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Congratulations to Margate Middle School for winning the 2016/17 Vocabulary Bowl, ranking No. 1 across North America in the Middle School Championship, sponsored by Vocabulary.com. Margate Middle competed with over 38,000 schools in the United States and Canada, and mastered over 271,000 words to become the leading school in the Vocabulary.com challenge.
Margate Middle School Students, Teachers, Staff and Administrators; and Representatives from Vocabulary.com
Representatives from Vocabulary.com will host a special awards ceremony to honor the school and students for this outstanding achievement. Officials will present a championship trophy and banner. In addition, the top 100 students will be awarded individual medals celebrating their achievement.
Wednesday, May 24, 2017, 2:30 p.m.
Margate Middle School
500 NW 65th Avenue
Margate, FL 33063
Margate Middle STEM Magnet School has been a consistent leader in the District in the Vocabulary.com initiative, which challenges students to boost their vocabulary and improve their reading, writing, speaking and comprehensive skills. Margate Middle is the first and only school in Florida to win the award.
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