Results Announced for Kern County History Day

Results Announced for Kern County History Day

  • March 6, 2023

Students from schools across Kern County competed in the 40th annual Kern County History Day on Saturday, March 4. Individuals or groups with the highest scores in each category are now eligible to participate in California History Day, April 15-16 at Sacramento State. Those who win at state become eligible to advance to National History Day.

Research for the county event had been going on since the beginning of the school year as students prepared historical papers, exhibits, performances, documentaries, and websites around this year’s theme: Frontiers in History: People, Places, Ideas.

Kern County History Day is presented and sponsored by the Kern County Superintendent of Schools. Students who are now eligible to participate in California History Day are as follows:


Group Poster
Brianna Warnell, Victoria Navarro, and Natalee Rangel / Highland Elementary
Kahleb Lopez, Zackary Stricker, and Christian Todd / Highland Elementary

Individual Poster
Elisabeth Sharrer / Endeavour Elementary
Delaney Tripp / Highland Elementary
Alekha Goldberg / Peak to Peak Charter School


Historical Papers
Brooke Porter / Rio Bravo Greeley
Samantha Truong / Earl Warren Junior High
John-Paul Pacheco / Earl Warren Junior High

Group Documentary
Mekyla Chiu and Eiana Cantor / St. Francis Parish School
Anjali Kakarla and Anjali Leva / Earl Warren Junior High
Ronak Bose and Ansh Patel / Earl Warren Junior High

Group Performance
Maryanm Kayani, Hailey Woodruff, Ruth Rodrigues, Isla Verde, and Allison Williamson / Fruitvale Junior High

Group Website
Luca Miliken and Nicolas Munoz / St. Francis Parish School
Maxwell Erfanian, Hunar Singh, and Cyrus Bazmi / Earl Warren Junior High
Dave Lee and Imandeep Matharu / Earl Warren Junior High

Individual Documentary
Payton Rivera / Fruitvale Junior High
Areen Sandhu / Earl Warren Junior High
Ella Porter / St. Francis Parish School

Individual Website
Yzabella Campos / St. Francis Parish School
Kendall Rogers / Earl Warren Junior High
Samriddhi Singh / Earl Warren Junior High

Individual Exhibit
Marlyn Garcia / Palm Ave. Middle School
Ana Sophia Machuca / Earl Warren Junior High
Wenhao Jia / Earl Warren Junior High

Group Exhibit
Matthew Lopez and Luca Antongiovanni / St. Francis Parish School
Artemio Sanchez and Christian Mendez-Jimenez / Palm Ave. Middle School
Brea Hena, Asylyn Martin, and Alexa Gonzalez / Fruitvale Junior High


Group Website
Bhargavi Gulia and Manav Gulia / Centennial High School
Claire Vega and Yuhan Jia / Stockdale High School

Individual Website
Evan Taw / Centennial High School
Ananya Jain / Stockdale High School
Anjana Chandrasekhas / Stockdale High School

Group Documentary
Aaron Williams, Johnie Burch, and Paulene Dela Cruz / West High School

Individual Documentary
Avni Kalra / Stockdale High School