West Middle School Students Receive Awards in Giant Food Essay Contest
Release Date: 3/18/2010 3:00:26 PM
Three students from West Middle School have been selected as winners in the 4th Annual Martin Luther King, Jr./Black History Month Essay Contest sponsored by Giant Food.
Hundreds of essays were received from students in grades 6, 7, and 8 throughout the Giant market area of Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, and Washington, DC. Two winners were selected from each grade. The theme of the contest was Making a Difference, and students were asked to answer the question What Kind of Business Would You Create to Help Your Community?
The following students were recognized during an awards presentation on March 22:
Emily Maseth - Grade 6 - 1st place - $500 award
Cassie Warns - Grade 7 - 1st place - $750 award
Megan Anderson - Grade 7 - 2nd place - $500 award.