The results are in! Congratulations to the following RI schools that were recognized in 2022 for their outstanding performance in the RI Personal Finance Challenge, which was generously sponsored by Fidelity Investments:
High School Division
1st Place: LaSalle Academy, LSA Team 1, Teacher Christina Milano
2nd Place: North Kingstown High, NK Team PaxBlanchManJang, Teacher Richard Garland
3rd Place: Tolman High, Tolman Tigers 5, Teacher Robert D’Arezzo
4th Place: East Greenwich High School, Lady Avengers, Teacher Patricia Page
Middle School Division
1st Place: Davisville Middle School, Team RHYS, Teacher Eileen Murray
2nd Place: Archie R. Cole Middle School, RT3/FL, Teacher Ellise Wolff
Invest in Girls Division:
1st Place: East Greenwich High School, Team IIG Valkyrie, Teacher Patricia Page
Note: This EGHS team also advanced to the National Semi-Finals.
RI Access Zone Division:
1st Place: Woonsocket High School, Team 11, Teacher Robert Gruetzke
Note: This Woonsocket High team also advanced to the National Semi-Finals.
Thanks to all the teachers who facilitated their students’ participation in this annual statewide competition, especially during these challenging times. Thanks to Margaret Brooks, Bruce Stachura, and Kerri McLaughlin who served as judges for this important RI Finance Challenge program that advances and recognizes RI students’ financial literacy accomplishments. Special thanks to Fidelity Investments for generously sponsoring the RI Finance Challenge every year so that it can be offered free of charge to all RI high schools and middle schools.