The Municipal Nutrition Council on July 20 successfully conducted the annual nutrition quiz for high school and elementary levels. The 2011 Nutrition Quiz which is one of the highlights to this month’s Nutrition Month celebration was held at the Capt. Gregorio “Goyo” Casenas Hall .
The 16 private and public elementary schools pitted against each other in the morning. These are: Canjulao ES, Balili ES, Cabungaan ES, Malbog ES, Cambugason ES, Cantuyoc ES, Tubod Monte ES, Cantagay ES, Naatang ES, Jagna Central ES, Lonoy ES, Larapan ES, Can-uba ES, Bunga Mar ES, Child and Arts Academy Inc. and Bohol Institute of Technology ES.
Quizmaster Onil Berro administered the nutrition quiz which was aired live in the Jagna Community Radio 100.1, DYJP.
There were 30 questions subdivided into three categories: easy, moderate and difficult each with 10 questions. These were contributed questions from the coaches of the different schools.
Jagna Central Elementary School composed of Ma. Venice Lauren Lim and Verna May Cordilla with coach Mrs. Carmela Azucenas emerged as the winner followed by Canjulao Elementary School team Dianne Acebes, Carl James Gallardo with coach Mrs. Lucresia Yap as second place winner. For the third place, Malbog ES and Bunga Mar ES had a tie. Tie breaker questions were administered and Malbog ES composed of Marvin Cadelina, Mary Grace Abcede and coach Teodora Cadelina emerged as the third place winner.
In the afternoon, there were three schools participating: Colegio dela Medalla Milagrosa (CMM), Tubod Monte Integrated School (TMIS) and Lonoy Heroes Memorial High School (LHMHS).
Administered by quizmaster Mai Singco-Balaba, Colegio dela Medalla Milagrosa garnered the highest score. The champions were Shaira Lyn Cagulada, Jesha May Forones with the coach Mr. Vincent Nalasa. Tie breaker questions were administered to Lonoy Heroes Memorial High School composed of Leonard Vega, Merceditha Nalasa with coach Mrs. Demna Cuarteros and Tubod Monte Integrated School composed of Maricar Lloren, Jeanette Galgo with coach Mrs. Magdalena Caderao for the second and third places. TMIS got the 6th tie breaker question correctly making them the second placer while LHMHS automatically became the third place winner.
Cash prizes and certificates to both participants and coaches will be given on July 29 in time for the culmination activity of the Nutrition Month celebration.