2017 Why Learn Chinese Competition

Washington Association for American and Chinese Education

华盛顿美中教育协会

Grand Prize

Liz Song (Lakeside School)

First Place

Chandra Burnham (Chief Sealth International High School)

Second Place

David Kim (Skyline High School)

Sandra Lin (Lake Washington High School)

Yifan Wang (Beaver Lake Middle School)

Third Place

Grace Miao (Skyline High School)


Nollen Paltep (Chief Sealth International School)


Hannah Knauss (Tahoma Junior High School and Tzu Chi Academy)


Tasha Mok (Skyline High School)

Veronica Fan (Sammamish High School)



Honorable Mention

Aidan Spindler,     Alan Wen,     Amanda Yuan,     Amy Ly,     Audrey Putnicki,     Ben Yu,

Brandon Zhan,     Byron Jin,     Chase Dalzell,     Cynthia Xie,     Daniel Qiang,     Eason Tang*,

Eddie Liu,     Enya Song,     Graceanne Ni,      Isabella Ramsell,     Jeremy Gunawan,   


Jessica Sun,     Katia Oliva,     Kai Bretl,      Liam Heng,     Mayleen Tran,     Molis Keo,

Quoc Ly,     Roger Lin,     Ruby Hooper,     Rumi Conley,     Sadie Moss,     Sofia De Leon.