GARDEN CLUB WRITING CONTEST
Congratulations to freshmen, Cortez Wilson
, who won 1st place in the state for 9th grade poetry and to senior, Kayla Fu
, who won 1st place in the state for 12 grade prose in the Federated Garden Club's annual writing competition on this year's topic, Our Beautiful World. By virtue of their wins, Cortez and Kayla's entries will advance to the Eastern Regional level of competition. Stay tuned . . .
ROTARY SPEECH CONTEST
Congratulations to these Severn School students who
participated in the Severna Park Rotary's Four-Way Speech contest: Mike Alden, Colleen Burdett
'10, Jack Carkhuff
'10, Joey Kaelin
'10, Alli Lank, Myles Martel, Kaylee Schwitzer,
& Jeff Watson
'10. Winning 3rd place, Mike Alden; 2nd place, Kaylee Schwitzer; and 1st place, Alli Lank. By virtue of her 1st place win, Alli will represent the Severna Park Rotary on April 10 for the District Rotary Speech Finals.
OPTIMIST ESSAY CONTEST
Congratulations to Bart Repasky whose essay on this year's Optimist International topic "The Internet: Today's Evolution or Tomorrow's Menace?" won 1st place in the Annapolis Optimist Essay Contest. By virtue of his 1st place win, Bart's essay has advanced to the next level of competition.