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CAA and West Students Head to State Destination Imagination Competition

CAA's Makaku Destination Imagination team

Three teams of Creative Arts Academy (CAA) eighth graders and three teams of West High students competed in the sub-state Destination Imagination Creative Problem Solving Competition in Ames, Iowa. In their respective categories, the CAA teams of Makaku (pictured) with members Cayla Odendahl, Hannah Williamsen, Makayla Smith, Madison Phelps, and Garianna Clinton-Nelson won first place; Aahvengerz with Wyeth Platt, Kailey Johnson, Molly Dye, Bella Monzyk, Molly Schroeder, and Inna Gomez won first place; and Savage Six with Victoria King, Olivia Reynolds, Ella Smith, Andrew Park, and Izaiah Gundrum won third place. West’s Team Guys and Gals with members MyKala Housholder, Andromeda Springsteen, Nick Hayes, and Thomas Yates placed third; and Team Je ne Sais Pa with Kate Kealey, Robbie Greeve, Danielle Reitz, and Andrew Lord finished first. They all will go to the state competition in Ames on April 1st in the hopes of qualifying for the global finals at the University of Tennessee in May.