28 Apr National Spanish Examination Results
All 7th grade-12th grade Spanish students participated in the National Spanish Exam this past month. The are online, standardized assessment tools for Grades 6 -12, given by over 3800 teachers throughout the United States to measure proficiency and achievement of students who are studying Spanish as a second language. There were a total of 157,020 students across the nation that took the exam this year.
Out of the 45 Westwood students who tested, 20 received national awards based on the percentiles below:
ORO (gold) – Students scoring at or above the 95th percentile
PLATA (silver) – Students scoring from the 85th through the 94th
BRONCE (bronze) – Students scoring from the 75th through the 84th percentiles
HONOR (honorable mention) – Students scoring at or above the 50th percentile (national average) through the 74th percentile
Level 01 (7th Grade)
Felipe B. (bilingual exam)
Level 1 (8th & 9th Grade)
Level 2 (10th & 11th)
Heber M. (bilingual exam)
Level 5 (12th)
Lizbeth H. (bilingual exam)
Andrea D. (bilingual exam)
Students placing in the bronze (bronce) and above are eligible to apply for scholarships and travel grants. Congratulations students!