Announcements

  • Young Readers League 2018 Writing Contest 1st place Category 1 (ages 8-11)   Breck Sequeira Age 11 (Grade 6), Blair Middle School “First Goal”   David Manuel follows his dream of becoming a professional soccer player.   Tic-tac-tic-tac-tic-tac​. Bouncing back and forth between his feet, keeping it up in the air as if it is

  • Young Readers League 2018 Writing Contest 2nd place Category 1 (ages 8-11)   Maya Bailey Age 11 (Grade 6), Eliot Arts Magnet “The Mattesons”   A natural disaster forces the Matteson family to take a new journey.   It was 9:00 a.m. when the lights started to flicker in the Mattesons’ house. Eleven year old

  • Young Readers League 2018 Writing Contest 3rd place Category 1 (ages 8-11)   Becca Andelin Age 11 (Grade 6), Eliot Arts Magnet “Facing the World”   Marco finds inspiration to face the world.   Marco sat in his den, next to a blazing fire. It was snowing outside, frosting the windows and rattling the shutters.

  • Young Readers League 2018 Writing Contest Honorable Mention Category 1 (ages 8-11)   Emily Downs Age 8 (Grade 3), San Rafael Elementary School “Pencil”   Once upon a classroom, there was a pencil named Dixon. Now Dixon was stuck in a classroom he didn’t like. Dixon had one friend: Papermate. Papermate was a plastic pencil

  • Young Readers League 2018 Writing Contest Honorable Mention Category 1 (ages 8-11)   Ella Lesnever Age 11 (Grade 6), Blair Middle School “My Journey Around the United States”   My family is doing a challenge where my brother and I will try to go to all fifty states before we graduate from high school. I’m