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Young Author's Contest

posted Mar 16, 2015, 12:29 PM by Lori Goad

Recently, many of our students wrote stories, poems or essays for the Young Authors Contest.  Entries from each category and grade level were judged and several were chosen to represent Altavista Elementary in the county-wide contest.  We are pleased to announce that the following students’ work has been selected for first, second, third place, or Honorable Mention at the county level.  Those placing at the first, second, or third place level will have their work submitted for judging at the regional level.  Congratulations!


Dictated Fiction – Grade K

Cooper Brooks, 1st Place


Fiction – Grade 3

Emma Andrews, 2nd Place

Valerie Germeroth, Honorable Mention


Fiction – Grade 4

Micah Andrews, 2nd Place


Poetry – Grade 4

Emily Giles, Honorable Mention


Poetry – Grade 5

Ruthanne Jones, 1st Place

Ashley Brown, 2nd Place

Peyton Miller, 3rd Place


Essay – Grade 4

Chamille Pennix, 1st Place