Local students compete in NH state competition, advance to global competition

A team of Mason Elementary School students recently competed in the New Hampshire Destination Imagination state tournament, and qualified to compete in the Destination Imagination Global Finals in Tennessee. In its first year of competition, the Mason Elementary School team placed 3rd in its division at the state competition on April 2, 2016.

Team members are Camilla Alton, Abigial Alton, Alexis Morales, Allden Black, Rosie Crosby,  Tomas Ziemiecki, and Eden Leak. Team managers are Kristen Kivela and Alexcina Leel.

The Destination Imagination Global Finals is being held at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville from May 25-28, 2016. It is estimated that the total cost of the trip will be approximately $14,000. A GoFundMe page () has been set up for community members who want to contribute.

To learn more about New Hampshire’s Destination Imagination program, go to: http://nh-di.org/. If you have questions about the Destination Imagination program at Mason Elementary School, contact Kristen Kivela, principal and team manager, at kkivela@sau89.org.