Lincoln Third-Grader Competing In National Braille Challenge

By: Lincoln Public Schools Email
By: Lincoln Public Schools Email

Samantha Bomberger, a third-grade student at Prescott Elementary School in Lincoln, has qualified for the finals in the National Braille Challenge Contest.

Bomberger won first place in her age group in the Nebraska preliminary contest where she tested her braille reading skills in three categories: spelling, comprehension and proofreading.

Her scores were in the 12 highest in her age group in the nation, which earned her a trip to Los Angeles to compete in the finals on June 22nd.

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