Walsingham's Greg Peterson and Ethan Ricker earn Summa Cum Laude on National Latin Exam

Walsingham Latin students Greg Peterson ('18) and Ethan Ricker ('20) each earned Summa Cum Laude on the National Latin Exam. Greg Peterson earned his certificate in Latin III, and Ethan Ricker earned his in Latin II.

Across the Academy, 38 Upper School Latin students took the National Latin Exam on March 9, answering questions about grammar, vocabulary, culture, mythology, and reading comprehension. Across the world, over 150,000 students participate in the exam, with 30% of total test takers receiving recognition for their performance. At Walsingham, almost 50% of the students received awards.

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