Students of the San Fernando Boys’ R.C. School, the Rio Claro Hindu School and Maria Regina Grade School have worked their way into the Grand Finals of the NALIS Children’s Quiz which will be held at the National Library on Thursday 16 June at 9:30 a.m. The NALIS Children’s Quiz is designed to introduce students and teachers to new books, create the reading habit and life long readers, as well as engage SEA students in their final term in primary school.
The Preliminary rounds of the quiz competition began on April 25, 2005 with over 415 students participating in their respective Zones (North, East and South). Students are quizzed in the categories of Books and Authors, Library Skills and General Knowledge.
The winning school at the Finals will be awarded school prizes of books and the three representatives from the school will be awarded individual prizes. Branch winners and zonal champions will also be awarded book prizes.
The Zonal results are as follows:
North Zone Winners:
First Place: Maria Regina Grade School
Second Place: Sacred Heart Girls’ School
Third Place: Crystal Stream Government School
East Zone Winners:
First Place: Rio Claro Hindu School
NALIS Children’s Quiz Finals at National Library
Second Place: Monroe Road Hindu School
Third Place: Orange Field Hindu School
South Zone Winners:
First Place: San Fernando Boys’ R.C. School
Second Place: Couva Exchnage Presbyterian School
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Third Place: Point Fortin ASJA School