Centreville Academy students competed in the MAIS State Reading Fair in Pearl, Mississippi, on Jan. 26.
Seventh-graders Emma Bieker, Lexlea Sterling and Carley Milliken placed first in the Fiction Group.
Other top finishers included:
FIRST GRADE: Anniston Dickey, Halle Rainwater, and Linley McNabb placed second in both Fiction Group and Fiction Group Best Portrayal of Character.
THIRD GRADE: Mary Gibson Greene, Cache Ryan, and Abby Smith placed third in Fiction Group.
FOURTH GRADE: Mackenzie Payne, Tanner Shorey, and Emma McNabb placed third in Nonfiction Group Best Portrayal of Character.
SIXTH GRADE: Owen Clark, Carson Vineyard, and Koben Lambert placed second in Fiction Group Best Portrayal of Character and third in Fiction Group.