OFMS FFA Students take 4th place

2024 District III FFA Convention Results 

Twenty-four Oak Farm Montessori FFA members traveled to Prairie Heights High School on March 15th to participate in the 2024 District III FFA Convention. Students put in a lot of time preparing for the different leadership development events. They represented Oak Farm Montessori School (OFMS) very well, ranking 4th highest achieving chapter in the district of 17 chapters! OFMS garnered even more points than last year and almost passed Columbia City for 3rd place. DeKalb was 2nd and Prairie Heights was ranked 1st. Oak Farm Montessori FFA improved by 27% and scored 250 points at the high school level. Several students are moving onto state competition in June at the Indiana State FFA Convention at Purdue University. 

Leadership Development Event Results 

Ag Business Management Demonstration - Cooper Routsong - 2nd place 

Ag Mechanics and Technology Demonstration - Riley Fitzharris & Cooper Routsong - 9th place 

Ag Sales - Cooper Routsong - 4th place 

Animal Science Demonstration - Reese Wolheter - 6th place 

Creed - Riley Fitzharris - 6th place 

Employability Skills (Job Interview) - Derek Hale - 8th place 

Essay - Madeline Reeves - 7th place 

Exhibit - Porter Lowe & team - 4th place 

Extemporaneous Speaking - Cooper Routsong - 6th place 

Freshman Extemporaneous Speaking - Beckitt Lowe - 3rd place 

Freshman Prepared Public Speaking - Madelyn Burtch - 2nd place 

Horticulture Demonstration - Madelyn Burtch & Madeline Reeves - 2nd place 

Junior Agriscience (Grades 9-10) - Derek Hale - 1st place, Hudson Lindich - 3rd place, & Hayden Hicks - 4th place 

Multimedia Scrapbook - Riley Fitzharris & Cooper Routsong - 7th place 

Natural Resources Demonstration- Oliver Grobarek - 8th place 

Plant and Soil Science Demonstration - Charlie Brubaker & Brady Snyder - 6th place 

Quiz Bowl - Reese Wolheter, Reid Kaiser, Madelyn Burtch, Grace Hale - 5th place 

Talent - Riley Fitzharris - 3rd place 

Traditional Scrapbook - Reese Wolheter & Madelyn Burtch - 3rd place 

Discovery Agriscience - Parker Wolheter - 2nd place, 

Breanna Wolheter, Charlie Brubaker, & Brady Snyder 

Discovery Animal Science Demonstration - Avery Cather - 8th place 

Discovery Quiz Bowl - Nick Mains, Avery Cather, Autumn Dixon, Evelyn Brittenham - 1st 

Discovery Public Speaking - Hannah Lautzenhiser - 4th place