Adriel Perez Cortes from Carl Sandburg Elementary and Nicholas Parise II from T.E. Culbertson Elementary placed second and third place at the competition.
Joliet Public Schools District 86 Board of School Inspectors (from left) Deborah Ziech, Tony Contos, and Jeff Pritz, along with Superintendent Theresa Rouse, congratulate the winners.
Also competing at the contest were: Noelle Sippel, M.J. Cunningham Elementary; Angela Guzman, Eisenhower Academy; Ayanna Garcia, Farragut Elementary; Ana Perez, Forest Park Individual Education School (I.E.); Damien Mead, Thomas Jefferson Elementary: Aaron Saavedra, Edna Keith Elementary; Alonda Reyes, A.O. Marshall Elementary; Roberto Lopez, Sator Sanchez Elementary; Denisha Cotton, Isaac Singleton Elementary; Sofia Saravia Avila, Taft Elementary; Diego Villasenor-Buitron, Lynne Thigpen Elementary and Nellie Montiel, Woodland Elementary.