Four BHS Students Place in Le Grand Concours

Four BHS Students Place in Le Grand Concours

May 20, 2020


Left to right: Emma Cleveland, Christopher Fernandez, Sabrina Rinehart, and Luke Wiley

Four Bettendorf High School students earned honors for high achievement in Le Grand Concours, the National French Contest. Le Grand Concours is an annual competition sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of French. Students test at different levels and can earn state as well as national placement and awards.

In the state of Iowa,

Level 3 – Sabrina Rinehart placed 10th.

Level 4 – Emma Cleveland placed 2nd, Christopher Fernandez placed 7th, and Luke Wiley placed 8th. Emma Cleveland also placed 20th nationally and will be awarded a bronze medal.

Twenty other students placed in the top 20 for Iowa at various levels. Congratulations to all participants!