Horizon Prep first- to eighth-grade students, top from left, Courtney Conway, Austin Merrill, Sydney Sparks, Andria Carpenter, Presley Simo, Sam Nassar, Jaden Bueno, Antonio Partida, Madison Hansmeyer, Isabella Landis, and Brandon Bay and bottom from left, Sarah Mahooti, Kylie Dypvik, Camden Brown, Lucas Grizzle, Grace Catherine Schreckengaust, Jake Pezzi, Madison Mansukhani and Kylie Preske recently participated in speech competitions. Four winners from each grade will advance to a regional competition May 7. The four categories of the competition are poetry, fable, patriotic oration and dramatic Bible prose. Courtesy photo