PHARR – Liberty Middle School in Pharr-San Juan-Alamo ISD (PSJA) recently earned 1st place at the first Regional Battle of the Books Competition hosted by the Region One Education Service Center on Tuesday, Feb, 14, 2018.

The Liberty Middle School team showed off their reading comprehension skills against 10 campuses from across the Rio Grande Valley. Team members included: Kenya Antura, Amaya Martinez-Alvarez, Tatiana Martinez-Alvarez and Emilio Tirado. Their Librarian is Janie Sanchez.

In addition to the middle school students, teams from PSJA North Early College High School and Doedyns Elementary will be competing in the High School and Elementary divisions today and Friday.