First Posted: 10/1/2008
Abington Heights senior student Victoria Tielebein has been selected as a Russian Scholar Laureate for 2008 by the American Council of Teachers of Russian. She is in her fourth year of study at Abington Heights High School and excels in the Russian language program. As an Olympiadia winner, senior student Leah Farinola was selected as a member of a National Team that competed in Moscow, Russia, this summer. She also attended classes and had a home stay of several weeks in Vladmir, Russia, accompanied by teacher Amy Wojcik. Shown, from left: Abington Heights Director of World Languages Marcy Curra; Russian Scholar Laureate Victoria Tielebein; Olympiada winner Leah Farinola; and teacher Amy Wojcik.