Nixa High School Seniors Graduate with “Seal of Biliteracy” Honor

A group of 13 graduates from Nixa High School will be heading to college with a big head start after receiving the Seal of Biliteracy from the State of Missouri.

The grads will earn 12 college credits or more at no cost at participating Missouri Universities because of their honor.

The students has to pass a proficiency test in a second language and score at least proficient on the English II EOC test. The majority of the students spent at least four years working on their second language to become biliterate.

There were 12 graduates biliterate in Spanish and one in French:

Spanish:
David Holgerson
Taylor Fleetwood
Skye Holder
Jaqueline Estes
Emily Smith
Susan Steensland
Saiah Allen
Gabe Keckler
Riley Krummen
Tanner Palmer
Landon Stephen
Amanda Obeso

French:
Sarah Smith