Batchelor Students Place Honorable Mention in C-SPAN's Student Cam Contest
Congratulations to 7th-graders Addie Hammond and Grace Weiler for placing honorable mention in the C-SPAN Student Cam Competition. Their documentary was on school funding and featured Indiana State Superintendent Jennifer McCormick, Indiana State Representative Jeff Ellington, MCCSC Board of School Trustees member Cathy Fuentes-Rohwer, and Batchelor Middle School Principal Eric Gilpin.
C-SPAN announced that there were only 150 prize winning documentaries from 2,903 films received by the over 5,600 students - the most entries in the thirteen years of the competition. Entries came from 46 states, as well as Washington DC, England, Germany, Singapore and Taiwan.