AFRICAN AMERICAN BRAIN BOWL: The Alpha Team of the School for Advanced Studies placed first in the African American Brain Bowl competition and qualified to compete in the state championship round later this school year. 
From left to right are: Valerie Francillon, Daniela Armas, Karla Pereragarcia, Derrick Johnson, the team sponsor, Neyissa Desir, Shayann Amoyo, Lindsay Gramling and Allison Vergel.
AFRICAN AMERICAN BRAIN BOWL: The Alpha Team of the School for Advanced Studies placed first in the African American Brain Bowl competition and qualified to compete in the state championship round later this school year. From left to right are: Valerie Francillon, Daniela Armas, Karla Pereragarcia, Derrick Johnson, the team sponsor, Neyissa Desir, Shayann Amoyo, Lindsay Gramling and Allison Vergel. Picasa
AFRICAN AMERICAN BRAIN BOWL: The Alpha Team of the School for Advanced Studies placed first in the African American Brain Bowl competition and qualified to compete in the state championship round later this school year. From left to right are: Valerie Francillon, Daniela Armas, Karla Pereragarcia, Derrick Johnson, the team sponsor, Neyissa Desir, Shayann Amoyo, Lindsay Gramling and Allison Vergel. Picasa

School Scene: School for Advanced Studies team advances to state championship in African American Brain Bowl competition

January 13, 2015 5:15 PM