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Three Spanish I Students Earn Top Spots in Iowa

ANKENY, Iowa – Ankeny Southview Spanish I students earn the top three spots in the state of Iowa on the National Spanish Exam.  Catherine Hall, Ela Knapp, and Noah Gomis all scored over 88 percent on the exam and earned medals.
Nationally, more 160,000 students took the national exam across five levels. Sixty-two Southview Spanish I students took the competitive test.  The Southview Spanish teachers Sarah Gubbels, Cat Mahoney, Andrea Olson, and Jim Robidoux are proud of the students as they develop into great Spanish speakers and learners.  Learning another language is an important lifelong skill.