Our middle school students earned 10 awards in this year's Southeastern Region Scholastic Art and Writing Awards! 8th grader Julia Cassidy won a gold key for her narrative essay, "Combing It Out." (This essay will automatically be entered into the national competition.) 7th grader, Maxie Broening was awarded a silver key for his short story, "The Warmth Within." Honorable Mention awards were earned by 7th grader Izzy Schuler (short story, "Surrounded by Water"); 8th grader Hannah Parker (narrative essay, "Talking Smack" and critical essay, "I Love Lucy"); 8th grader Lilac Rudolph (narrative essay, "Going for the Gold"); Hank Blancett (critical essay, "The Proper Way to Pay Up"); 8th grader Tom Blue (critical essay, "Why I'd Rather Go to a Battle Than a Ball"); 7th grader Evan Wolff (short story, "If A Tree Falls"). We are so proud of them - keep up the good writing!