JHS Prefectural Speech Contest 2016

Details
Date15 September, 2016
LocationAkita City, Lifelong learning center
No. of participants23
Speech winner
TitleThe Words to Someone Precious
StudentAmi Sato
GenderFemale
Grade3
SchoolJindai
ALT
JTE
Recitation winner
TitleThe Fall of Freddie the Leaf
StudentTaiga Minami
GenderMale
Grade2
SchoolYuzawa Kita
ALTAurea Perera
JTE
2015 2017

The 69th annual JHS Prefectural Speech Contest (also officially known as the Inter-Junior-High-School English Speech Contest) was held on Thursday, September 15th at the Lifelong learning center (秋田県生涯学習センター) in Akita City.

Judges

  • Mr. Yasuhiko Wakaari (若有 保彦 先生) - 秋田第大学教育文化学部 准教授
  • Ms. Michiko Sugita (杉田 道子 先生) - 秋田県立秋田北高等学校 教育専門監
  • Ms. Rachael Ruegg - 国際教養大学 講師

Program

  1. Opening Address
  2. Returning of Trophies
  3. Introduction of Judges
  4. Contest
    • Recitation
    • Speech
  5. Announcement
  6. Presentation of Awards
  7. Closing Address

Results

The winner of the recitation contest advanced to the Tohoku contest. The top 3 speech winners advanced to the all-Japan contest in Tokyo.

Recitation results
# Area School Name Year Recitation Result
1 Honjo-Yuri Ouchi Aki Noto 3 Education First: Malala's Story
2 Ōdate-Kitaakita Aikawa Kirara Kikuchi 3 The Spider's Thread
3 Oga Oga Higashi Rio Miura 2 I'll Always Love You =3
4 Yokote Yokote Seiryo Akasu Kutsuzawa 3 Something for Joey
5 Akita Akita Minami Fuka Kikuchi 3 Malala Yousafzai: Education First 2
6 Kazuno Hachimantai Maho Nemoto 3 Fly Away Home
7 Katagami Minami Akita Hachirōgata Ayu Kato 3 Mother Teresa =3
8 Yuzawa-Ogachi Yuzawa Kita Taiga Minami 2 The Fall of Freddie the Leaf 1
9 Omagari-Semboku Ota Aira Sasaki 3 Education First
10 Noshiro-Yamamoto Shinonome Rino Kodama 3 Education First
Speech results
# Area School Name Year Speech Result
1 Noshiro-Yamamoto Noshiro Dai Ichi Azumi Saga 3 You Are Not Alone
2 Omagari-Semboku Jindai Ami Sato 3 The Words to Someone Precious 1
3 Honjo-Yuri Ouchi Samaya Miura 3 Embracing myself as I am
4 Ōdate-Kitaakita Ōdate Minami Hoin Takeda 3 A Fantastic World of Music
5 Yuzawa-Ogachi Yuzawa Kita Kanon Minami 3 Don't Be Afraid of Being Different 3
6 Akita Goshono Gakuin Naoko Fujita 3 Our Future
7 Akita Akita Kita Maaya Usami 3 My Love of Shodo and English
8 Kazuno Hachimantai Miyabi Shibuya 3 The Joy of Acquiring Languages
9 Yokote Sannai Miho Takahashi 3 I Want to Understand You
10 Omagari-Semboku Kakunodate Nomura Kyohei 3 Oxygen, Carbon, Hydrogen
11 Oga Oga Minami Narumi Miura 3 A pen for the Future
12 Akita Kawabe Daichi Abe 3 To the world 2
13 Katagami Minami Akita Tennō Minami Himawari Sato 3 The Little Things in Life

See also