Two students from Cossatot River High School received national recognition during competition at the National Beta Convention in Oklahoma City June 19-22. Sosha Richardson of Grannis placed first in the nation in drawing. She was also named Best of Show for all division I art entries for her portrait entry. Dulce Gonzalez of Wickes finished second in the nation in division one creative writing.
A total of twelve students from Cossatot River High School competed in a variety of academic, leadership, and artistic competitions during the convention. Only students who placed in the top in state competition were eligible to compete on the national level.
Beta Club is a national honor society based on the tenants of academic excellence, character, leadership, and service.