Congratulations to our Erath High School Beta students and sponsors for their outstanding showing at this year’s Louisiana State Beta Convention that was held this week in Baton Rouge.  Thirteen of our individual and group competitions placed in the Top 5 in the state and qualified for Nationals.  

πŸ† 1st Place - 9th Grade Agriscience- Preston Bourgeois 
πŸ† 2nd Place - Robotics Showcase
πŸ† 2nd Place Div I Drawing - Lydia Ngo
πŸ† 3rd Place - Character Performance
πŸ† 3rd Spelling Bee - Ma’Ciah Mitchell
πŸ† 3rd Place - Solo, Duo, Trio Performing Arts - Ann-Rachel Touchet
πŸ† 3rd Place - 10th Grade Language Arts - Lydia Ngo
πŸ† 4th Place - Group Talent 
πŸ† 4th Place Div I Jewelry- Kathryn Touchet
πŸ† 4th Place Div I Sculpture- Aubrey Broussard
πŸ† 4th Place - Div II Creative Writing - Kennedy Smith
πŸ† 5th Place Div II Jewelry- Abigail Zegura
πŸ† 5th Place Div I Speech - Mary Grace White
πŸ† Erath High - State Convention Growth Award

We are so proud of Senior, Avery-Grace Hebert, who has served this year as the Louisiana State Beta Secretary.  She did an amazing job with the other state officers presiding over the sessions this week.  Our own Beta Club Sponsor, Mrs. Emily Zegura, served as State Beta Sponsor this year and spearheaded 2023 convention in Baton Rouge.  And Senior Carlee LeBlanc served Louisiana and Mississippi Beta this year as the Regional Representative and helped to assist behind the scenes at State Convention this week.

πŸ’› 2022-2023 Louisiana State Beta Secretary - Avery-Grace Hebert
πŸ’› 2022-2023 Regional Representative - Carlee LeBlanc
πŸ’› 2021-2023 State Beta Sponsor - Emily Zegura
πŸ’› State Competition Coordinators - Mara Bass, Bailey Hebert, and Monique Lowe

Several of our Seniors Betas were also awarded scholarships to further their education after high school.

πŸ”Έ Avery-Grace Hebert - $2,000 Robbie Scott Leadership Scholarship 
πŸ”Έ Avery-Grace Hebert, Carlee LeBlanc, & Nathan Touchet - $1,000 National Beta Scholarship 

Congratulations to everyone!