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Worth Junior High

WJH Declamation Team Excels


Congratulations to Worth Junior High School's Declamation Team for taking 3rd place during the 2019 South Suburban Junior High School Conference's annual Declamation Contest which was held on Saturday, March 2nd at Shepard High School.

Pictured from top left: Olivia Kot, Victoria Gutierrez, Maia Fitzpatrick, Melisa Ercakar, Carlo Hernandez, Razan Assad, Michelle Garcia, and coach Colleen DeGonia. Pictured from bottom left: Latifah Shaban, Abby Andricopulos, Raseel Saadeh, Ava Gliva, Olivia Flores, Rama Saadeh, and Natalia Kierna.

Special recognition goes to Michelle Garcia for her 6th place win in 7th Grade Prose, Raseel Saadeh for her 5th place finish in 7th Grade Poetry, Carlo Hernandez for his 5th place finish in 8th Grade Declamation, and Ava Gliva for taking 1st place in 7th Grade Declamation.


WJH Band Succeeds at Festival

Congratulations to Mr. Dave Blyth and the Worth Junior High School Concert Band who excelled during their performance at the annual South Suburban Junior High School Conference Band Festival on February 27th. The band earned a superior rating from both contest adjudicators! Above is a brief video of the band performing March Atlantis by Ken Harris which was the first of two songs our students performed for the festival. The other piece was Canticum by James Curnow.

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Grades 6-8
8:20 a.m. - 3:05 p.m.

Homework Club (M, T, and Th)
3:10 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.

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Dr. Joe Zampillo
Principal
Mrs. Maureen Eichstaedt
Assistant Principal