Students from Van R. Butler & Dune Lakes Elementary joined students from around Florida at the Florida Panhandle Regional Final of the International Academic Championship.  This event was held at Van R. Butler on April 30th with students competing in the History Bee, Science Bee & Geography Bee.  Walton County was well-represented by all students and several students will move on to compete in the Finals in Orlando during the month of June.  Congratulations to all the competitors who are keeping it EPIC and here are the finalists:


Van R. Butler Finalists

History Bee National and International Finalist– Myryah Cline 

History Bee National Finalist– Bel Jackson 

Science Bee National Finalists - Rob Mitchell, Myryah Cline, Levi McClendon, and Michael Mitchell


Dune Lakes Elementary Finalists

History Bee National and International Finalist - Henry Smith

Science Bee National Finalists - Ruan Parker and Gracie Smith

Geography Bee National Finalists - Brooks Locke and Henry Smith


Good luck to all in the Finals!