New Caney High UIL Academics and Speech Placed at Caney Creek Invitational
Congratulations to the New Caney Eagles’ UIL Academics and Speech for their excellent performance at the Caney Creek Invitational. For the very first time, the Current Issues and Events team achieved First Place Honors! “Paulina Vasquez received the third-place medal and Guadalupe Sanchez received the sixth-place medal.” Paulina Vasquez also earned sixth-place in Spelling and Vocabulary. Emily Anthony, who competed for the very first time, earned second-place in the Journalism event. Headline Writing. Congratulations, team!
The University Interscholastic League’s contests include “a comprehensive program of academic competition. In addition to the contests in Journalism, Speech & Debate, STEM Activities, and Theatre & Film, the UIL offers activities in several other subject areas.” These events teach students how to effectively convey their message to different audiences and develop practical communication skills that are necessary for success.