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Tuesday, February 12, 2013

American Cup 1st Place goes to Annie Wright student

Clare Jeong, a junior at Annie Wright Upper School, placed first in several speedskating competitions after traveling to Roseville, Minnesota recently. 

Clare came in first in 1500m, 3000m, and mass start in the American Cup

In the Junior World Cup, she placed second in both 1500m and 3000m. She is currently the fastest skater in the entire U.S. junior (18 and under) age group.

In addition to her rigorous training and competition schedule, Clare maintains excellent grades in Annie Wright Upper School’s demanding International Baccalaureate (IB) program. She is also the recipient of a merit scholarship to Annie Wright, exemplifies this combination of academic and personal achievement.

Clare learned about Annie Wright Upper School through Scholar Search Weekend, an annual event at the school where girls in grades 8-11 from any school can learn about the all-girls day and boarding school and its IB program, compete for merit scholarships and spend the night on campus. This year’s Scholar Search Weekend is February 8-9. Attendance is free and reservations can be made at

Annie Wright is proud to be an International Baccalaureate World School. Learn more at

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