Teen Writing Contest


"A Thanksgiving Celebration"

Thank you to everyone who participated! 

Writers in grades 6-12 were asked to submit a short story (100-500 words) describing the experiences and events of a Thanksgiving Day celebration, based on a real experience, fiction, or blend of both. Entries were judged on plot, characters, use of language, grammar/syntax, and adherence to rules. Congratulations to the following winners:

6th-8th Grade:
1st Place: Mirella Profir (8th) - Together
2nd Place: Ava Madsen (8th) - A Thanksgiving Celebration
3rd Place: McKenzie Atwood (6th) - Girls' Thanksgiving

9th-12th Grade:

1st Place: Jack Rabern (10th) - Thanksgiving Celebration
2nd Place: Lillian VanDam (10th) - The Thanksgiving Day Prank
3rd Place: Keely Larson (9th) - The Last Thanksgiving

Prizes are awarded to all winners and their stories displayed in the teen section of the Caille Branch.