POETRY RECITATION COMPETITION

WINNERS OF POETRY RECITATION COMPETITION ANNOUNCED

Click here to see the video of all the performances

Photo below (right-to-left): Mehreen Ahmed, Kallie Miller, Erik Williams, Landon Elliott, Amanda Lin, Luke Roberts, Mazie Wakefield

On Saturday, April 7, 2018, fifteen students competed in the 13th Annual Middle School Poetry Recitation Competition at the J.E. Broyhill Civic Center. The following students received cash awards:

 

1 – Mehreen Ahmed, William Lenoir Middle School

2 – Kallie Miller, Kings Creek School

3 – Erik Williams, Granite Falls Middle School

4 – Landon Elliott, Heritage Christian School

5 – Amanda Lin, William Lenoir Middle School

6 – Luke Roberts, Gamewell Middle School

Merit – Mazie Wakefield, William Lenoir Middle School

Merit – Kalia Pitts, Collettsville School

Merit – Taszmin Gupta, Collettsville School

 

 

 

 

  

Here's a link to the video of the winning performances from the 2017 Middle School Poetry Recitation Competition: https://youtu.be/gbr80vYoZKw

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