WARREN, NJ - Congratulations to several world language students from Warren Middle School who attained national recognition for excellent performance on the 2015 National Spanish Examinations.
Students from Warren Middle School earned a total of 14 silver and five bronze medals along with one honorable mention. “Attaining a medal or honorable mention for any student on the National Spanish Examinations is very prestigious,” said Kevin Cessna-Buscemi, National Director of the Exams, “because the exams are the largest of their kind in the United States with over 157,000 students participating in 2015.”
Students from Warren Middle School, taught by Angela Della Ventura and Maria Lampón-Sendón, participated in this exam for the first time this year. The students are: Raina Kansagra, Joshua Segal, Matt Tankel, Amay Mehta, Prateek Humane, Ishika Agrawal, Caroline Xiong, Julia Heilberg, Brenna Van Skiver, Aanya Lall, Aleah Spruell, Allie Riddell, Taylor Wilpon, Gabriela Santos, Geena Razdan, Brianna Vetter, Megan Vetter, Caroline DiGrande, and Sabrina Sanchez.
The National Spanish Examinations are administered each year in grades 6 through 12, and are sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese.