American Legion Writing Contest

The 5th graders participated in an American Legion writing contest about the Flag and what it means to our students.  Students had to submit a 300 word essay to be judged by members of the American Legion in Newell.



American Legion member Leonard Lanxon, 3rd Place winner Kade Smith, 2nd Place winner Caden Vandenbosch, 1st Place winner Alexis Barber, American Legion member Richard Waggoner.


IMG_0309Alexis Barber reading her winning essay about what the American flag means to her.

IMG_0306Caden Vandenbosch collecting his prize for 2nd place in the Flag Writing Contest.

IMG_0305 Kade Smith after receiving his prize for his 3rd place essay.


Way to go students!


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