2017 National Latin Competition
15 May, 2017
Over 149,000 Latin students worldwide sat for the National Latin Exam in March this year, and the results have now been released. Kinross Wolaroi students have again performed at a very high level, with the majority of students achieving well above the average mark of 72%.At the Year 9 level, three students have received special awards for marks over 90%: Adie Ushang, Luc Nelson and Karrah Cisco. Oliver Karaitis and Siobhan Finn also achieved above average scores in this examination.In Year 10, gold medals were awarded to Ben Gillham and Molly Harris for scores over 90%. Olivia Small won a silver medal with a score of 85%. Duncan Suthers, Ben Bellamy and James Collett were awarded high achievement certificates for their results.In Year 11, Jemima McPhee was awarded a gold medal for a perfect score in the exam, and Emma Holman and Lachlan Cisco received high achievement certificates.Alexandra Butcherine and Max Eastwood in Year 12 were awarded gold and silver medals for their high scores, and Alexandra, as a gold medal winner in her final year of high school, is now eligible to apply for a $2000 tertiary scholarship.