Shanda Francis of the Lighthouse Christian Academy is the winner of the DBS Radio/Ministry of Education Reading Competition.
She earned 490 points during the competition.
In second place with 470 points, was Mallet Marie of Pioneer Prep.
Third position went to Merkayla John Baptiste – Convent Prep.
Anicia Coipel of the St. Matin’s school placed fourth..
The winner takes home $2,000, a laptop plus other prizes.
The winning school also got $2,000.
The competition took place at the Arawak House of Culture on Friday afternoon.
It was sponsored by courts.
Shanda is from the Kalinago Territory.