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Battle of the Books - Middle Schools

March 17, 2017

The Stokes County Schools Battle of the Books competition for middle school students was held on March 17, 2017 at Nancy Reynolds Elementary School. Teams from each of the county's three middle schools participated.

In preparation for this competition, school team members began reading selected books from the official Battle of the Books reading list at the beginning of the school year. The contest involved each team being able to correctly identify the book and author after being asked questions about the selected books by the Battle of the Books moderator.

Following 12 rounds of competition, the team from Southeastern Stokes Middle school placed first. Southeastern competed April 4, 2017 in Winston Salem and placed fourth in Region.

Piney Grove Middle school placed second and Chestnut Grove Middle school placed third. Lamp of Learning medals were presented to the winning team with second and third place teams receiving award ribbons.

First Place - Southeastern Stokes Middle School

Second Place - Piney Grove Middle School

Third Place - Chestnut Grove Middle School