Local girl tops Battle of the Brains PDF Print E-mail
Thursday, 09 February 2012 13:20

A local girl topped the Battle of the Brains in the just concluded 2nd Regional Fun Day for Gifted and Talented Children contest in the HKS (Heograpiya, Kasaysayan, Sibika at Kultura) category held last February 1 in Molave, Zamboanga del Sur.

Elgee-Ann Navarro Fernando, a grade V pupil of Ayala Central School, was declared Regional Champion for the said category. She is the lone contestant from Zamboanga City who topped one of the several events held.

Zamboanga City fielded some 24 local champions who competed in Mathematics, Science & Health, Spelling, and HKS representing several school districts contesting in levels Grade 1 to 6.

The regionwide contest was participated in by the cities of Zamboanga, Dapitan, Dipolog, Pagadian, and Isabela who represented their respective provinces of Zamboanga del Sur, Zamboanga del Norte, Zamboanga Sibugay and Basilan.

Elgee-Ann is the daughter of Elmer and Aylene Ann Fernando and the grandchild of Andy Navarro and Rose Enriquez. — AGN