St. Mary’s Academy DI team.
The “Rainbow Girls +1” team from St. Mary’s Academy Lower School won first place in the Fine Arts Challenge of the Destination Imagination Colorado State Championship competition on April 24. The team, coached by Greg Reyes and Suzanne Shaw, earned a perfect score of 400/400 and also received the Renaissance Award, a special award given to a team demonstrating outstanding design, engineering and performance.
Competition appraisers stated of the team, “The team had superior excellence in execution. The quality and construction of their costumes and the depth of integration of the performance was on the highest level imaginable. The attention to detail by the team is world-class.”
The Rainbow Girls + 1 will move on to compete in the Global Finals Competition in Knoxville, Tenn. in late May. This will be the third consecutive year this DI team will represent St. Mary’s Academy and the State of Colorado at the Global Finals competition, the world’s largest celebration of creativity. At the Global Finals, more than 8,000 of the world’s most innovative students compete in teams to showcase their Challenge solutions, celebrate their creativity and have fun.
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