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2017 Battle of the Books - Elementary Schools

April 19, 2017

Congratulations to King Elementary School, Stokes County 2017 Elementary Battle of the Books Champions! Our second place team is Sandy Ridge Elementary School and third place is Walnut Cove Elementary. Kudos to all our Battle of the Books Students for their great teamwork!

The Stokes County Schools Elementary Battle of the Books final competition was held April 19, 2017 at Nancy Reynolds Elementary School. King, Sandy Ridge and Walnut Cove Elementary schools competed for the title of Elementary Battle of the Books champion. King Elementary placed first with Sandy Ridge Elementary placing second and Walnut Cove Elementary placing third.

The competing schools placed first in competitions held with other elementary school teams within each of Stokes County's three districts. In preparation for this competition, team members began reading books from the Battle of the Books reading list at the beginning of the school year. The contest involves collaborating with team members to answer specific questions about the books in a "quiz bowl" format.

First Place - King Elementary School

Second Place - Sandy Ridge Elementary School

Third Place - Walnut Cove Elementary School