MIDDLE SCHOOL POETRY RECITATION COMPETITION

Want to see how this competition has been won in the past? Look below for a link to past year videos!

2018 MIDDLE SCHOOL POETRY RECITATION COMPETITION ENTRANTS:

"The House With Nobody In It" by Joyce Kilmer - Kallie Miller, Kings Creek School

"If" by Rudyard Kipling - Kalia Pitts, Collettsville School

"Macavity, The Mystery Cat" by T.S. Eliot - Dora Hagaman, Collettsville School

"The Frog" by Christina Rossetti - Ayden Ward, Collettsville School

"Beautiful Snow" by John Whitaker Watson - Taszmin Gupta, Collettsville School

"Birches" by Robert Frost - Mazie Wakefield, William Lenoir Middle School

"The Chimney Sweeper: When My Mother Died, I Was Very Young" by William Blake - Melanie Parsons, Kings Creek School

"A Visit From St. Nicholas" by Clement Clark Moore - Caleb Costin, Granite Falls Middle School

"Jabberwocky" by Lewis Carroll - Erik Williams, Granite Falls Middle School

"A Fairy Tale" by Amy Lowell - Amanda Lin, William Lenoir Middle School

"To Autumn" by John Keats - Mehreen Ahmed, William Lenoir Middle School

 

 

 

 

 




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Here's a link to the video of the winning performances from the 2017 Middle School Poetry Recitation Competition: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Wn1BtKVCnn0

Twenty-three students competed in the 12th Annual Middle School Poetry RecitationCompetition on Saturday, April 8, 2017. A total of $1,150 in cash awards were presented to the following winners:
 
1st - Noah Jaroszewski, William Lenoir Middle School, 7th grade
2nd - Ga'Kiaya Anderson, William Lenoir Middle School, 7th Grade
3rd - Mazie Wakefield, William Lenoir Middle School, 6th Grade
4th - Autumn Soots, Gamewell Middle School, 8th grade
5th - Kallie Miller, Kings Creek School, 7th Grade
6th - Erik Williams, Granite Falls Middle School, 6th Grade
 
8 Honorable Mention Awards: 
Tazmin Gupta, Collettsville School, 6th Grade
Ayden Ward, Collettsville School, 6th Grade
Ashton Edwards, Hudson Middle School, 7th Grade
Dora Hagaman, Collettsville School, 6th Grade
Kalia Pitts, Collettsville School, 7th Grade
Jolie-Dean Hipps, Gamewell Middle, 7th Grade
Makenzie Roberts, Gamewell Middle, 8th Grade 
Isaiah Deskins, Gamewell Middle, 8th Grade

 

 

 The DVD from the 2016 competition is available at the Caldwell Arts Council

FOLLOWING IS INFORMATION FROM THE
2016 MIDDLE SCHOOL POETRY RECITATION COMPETITION: 

Winners of the 11th Annual Middle School Poetry Recitation Competition held 4/9/16

(in order of photo below)

Paigelyn Gragg, 6th place, Collettsville School

Kalia Pitts , Merit Award, Collettsville School

Sarah Swanson, 5th place, Collettsville School

Noah Jaroszewski, 4th place, William Lenoir Middle School

Keagan Davidson, Merit Award, Heritage Christian School

Dakare Chatman, 2nd Place, Happy Valley School

Dayton Haas, Merit Award, Heritage Christian School

Kaite McCoy, 1st Place, Happy Valley School

Shelby Wilson, Merit Award, Gamewell Middle School

Autumn Soots, 3rd Place, Gamewell Middle School

Kurt Hensley, Merit Award, Hudson Middle School