MCPSS students compete in History Day

History Day

Mobile County Public Schools students competed in a variety of categories during the MCPSS History Day competition held in February at Bishop State Community College. 

The theme this year was "Frontiers in History." Winners move on to state competition later this spring. Congratulations to all who participated.

Top awards:



Individual Exhibits, Middle School                                                                              

First place: Mia Kastor, Phillips Preparatory

Second place: Kyla Barnett, Clark-Shaw

Third place: Oliver Horn, Phillips Preparatory

Individual Exhibits, High School

First place: Marc Leyk, Murphy

Second place: Mya Pettaway, Murphy

Third place: Lilly Parkman, Murphy


Group Exhibits, Middle School                                                                   

First place: Janiyah Curry, Brelyn Pettway, Burns Middle

Second place: Zoey Beckham, Layla McCants, Ashanti Molette, Samihya Rox, Burns Middle

Third place: Arsie Burke, Kyleigh Dowling, Carlee Sewell, Rickell Tisdale, Burns Middle        


Group Exhibits, High School                                                                        

First place: Jazmine Calderon, Dakota Meinhardt, Citronelle

Second place: Breanna Reed, Emma Sullivan, Citronelle

Third place: Austin Denmark, Gabriel Till, Citronelle                                                                                               



Individual Documentaries                                                                           

First place: Zander Snyman, Phillips Preparatory

Second place: Tyler Macon, Phillips Preparatory

Second place: Ddwayne Lockett-James, Murphy


Group Documentaries, Middle School                                                                    

Third place: Keani Betts, Cherish Harris, Kendra Nicholson, Burns Middle         


Group Documentaries, High School

Second place: Jayla Matthews, Aleice Smith, Blount


Research Papers                                                                              

First place: Amelia Velaski, Murphy

Second place: Finn Host, Murphy

Third place: Nakeria Woods, Murphy



Individual Websites                                                                       

First place: Hang Touch, Murphy

Second place: Gabrielle Davis, Citronelle

Third place: Mark Grace, Murphy


Group Websites                                                                              

First place: Shamaria Duncan, Amiyah Smith, Blount


History Day