ACT-SO Winners Bring Home National Medals

Congratulations to the NAACP DeKalb ACT-SO Olympians that have scored big at the national competition.  National ACT-SO competition was held in Atlantic City, New Jersey, July 14-17, 2022.  These are the first-round winners announced from DeKalb County, GA.   This year nine of our students qualified to compete at the national level. ACT-SO is the Afro-Academic, Cultural, Technological and Scientific Olympics.   ACT-SO is a yearlong achievement program designed to recruit, stimulate, and encourage high academic achievement among black high school students.

Pictured top left:  Ana Villavasso, Gold Medalist Filmmaking,  Top right: Sultan Ziyad, Silver Medal Architecture, Bottom Left: Dana Boyer, Silver Medal Painting, and Bottom Right: Zuri Crawford, Recipient of Lancome $10,000 Scholarship in Writing.


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