|Show Choir Regionals - March 7|
Charlotte Area Champion Jay M Robinson Middle School
On March 7 the Charlotte Regional and Southeast Regional of the William Peace University NC Show Choir Competition were held at AL Brown HS and Brunswick Community College respectively. The events went on despite the fact that three high schools planning to attend the Charlotte Regional were unable to attend due to the weather. The Triangle Area Regional was also cancelled for adverse weather.
Finishing in first place in the Southeast Regional and earning an Excellent Rating was Seventy-First Classical HS directed by Monique Woodard. They performed Bottom of the River and Wade in the Water. In second place and also qualifying for the State Final with a Good Rating was West Brunswick High School. Brunswick Early College HS also performed and finished in third.
In the Charlotte Regional, Jay M Robinson Middle School directed by Kristen Topolnak took top honors and earned an Excellent Rating. They performed songs from Newsies. Finishing just behind in second and also qualifying for the State Final with an Excellent Rating was Hickory Ridge Middle School. Community School of Davidson finished in third with a Good Rating.
AL Brown High School performed and earned a rating of Excellent. Their advancement will be determined by the show choir committee since they were the only high school to perform at the Charlotte site.
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Middle School Forensic Tournament
January 23, 2014 - The NCASA Board of Directors voted to present a statewide middle school speech and debate tournament in the 2014-2015 school year! Like our Facebook page to see details as they are developed by the forensic committee.
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Register for 2013-2014 NCASA Membership
NCASA has already passed 150 member schools! See member schools here.
Registration for NCASA Membership in the 2013-2014 school year is now open. All NCASA competitions are free for member schools. To join, simply fill out the online form HERE, then fill out and mail Part II with your payment. The membership fee remains unchanged from 2012-2013: $150 per school plus $0.25 per enrolled student. Using the LEA Form, an entire LEA can also register and receive a discount. After an LEA registers, each school must still register online.
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NCSSM Challenge Cup Announced
NCASA and the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics are proud to announce the creation of the NCSSM Challenge Cup. This award will be presented to the best middle school in North Carolina based on their performance in the twelve major statewide scholastic competitions. The NCSSM Challenge Cup was created to encourage schools to participate in scholastic competitions and recognize those schools that compete and succeed.
Schools earn points toward the NCSSM Challenge Cup by participating and competing in the five NCASA competitions plus the seven Cup Partner competitions available to middle schools. Five points are earned for participating in a competition, and up to fifty points are earned for a top ten finish in the State level competition. Use this link to learn more about the NCSSM Challenge Cup. Use this link to view our competition rules which detail the system used to award points towards the Cup.