A message from Mrs. Barbara Chappell-Brown:
Thank you for attending the Poetry Slam today.
I also want to send a shout out to the English Teachers, too! Your encouragement of our students made the Poetry Slam a success.
A special thank you to Martha Juarez, Ashly Fysh, Krista Burnett, Ellen Schreier, Anne Spencer, and Jessica Nuno. I hope that you had fun, too!
There were five judges: Martha Juarez, Ashly Fysh, Krista Burnett, Ellen Schreier, and Jennifer Kendericks, representative from Follett Library Solutions.
The winners are:
1st Diego Paredes
2nd Moses Harvey
3rd Alan Reyes
4th Ruben Gomez
Again, thank you all for participating! We enjoyed the poetry reading in the library during lunch and after school in celebration of National Poetry Month. This year’s theme is Freedom.
Thank you to student Kimberly Hernandez, whose idea it was to host the poetry slam!