Sections    Saturday June 23rd, 2018
Twitter Profile Facebook Profile LinkedIn Profile RSS Profile
| SUBSCRIBE

McClintock’s Madelyn Kartchner earns National Travel Award


  • |
  • Jill Hanks/Tempe Union High School District

Madelyn Kartchner, A Junior At McClintock & Peggy Payne Academy, Has Earned The 2016 Junior Travel Award For Her Achievement On The National Spanish Examination And For Her Excellent Skills In The Spanish Language. Photo Courtesy Tempe Union High School District

Madelyn Kartchner, a junior at McClintock & Peggy Payne Academy, has earned the 2016 Junior Travel Award for her achievement on the National Spanish Examination and for her excellent skills in the Spanish language.

The award, valued at $3,500 and sponsored by the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese, is given annually to 24 from across the United States who become eligible by earning a high scores on the National Spanish Examinations. The students then submit samples of their written and oral work in Spanish to a selection committee.
McClintock’s Madelyn Kartchner earns National Travel Award Madelyn-Kartchner

Madelyn Kartchner, a junior at McClintock & Peggy Payne Academy, has earned the 2016 Junior Travel Award for her achievement on the National Spanish Examination and for her excellent skills in the Spanish language. Photo courtesy Tempe Union High School District

Madelyn will travel to Spain with the other 23 winners this July. McClintock has participated in the National Spanish Examination for the last 32 years. Madelyn’s teacher is Laura Zinke.

Madelyn will be recognized for her achievements at the April 6, 2016 Governing Board Meeting.