Local students Recognized as Young American Poets

Beach Elementary students recognized by the Young American Poetry Digest

Twenty-eight Beach Elementary School students in grades 1st-5th will have their poetry featured in the 2014 Young American Poetry Digest!  Beach librarian, Ms. Hillesheim submitted poems written by her students to the National Schools Project in March.  A letter of congratulations to each of the winning students stated, “A selection panel of educators select only the best poems submitted, ones that are especially well written for the age level of the student”.

Congratulations to the talented poets of Beach Elementary School!

Beach Elementary School Poetry Students & Ms. Hillesheim
Beach Elementary School Poetry Students & Ms. Hillesheim

Submitted by:

Heather Bennett
Executive Assistant to Superintendent
Round Lake Area Schools CUSD #116

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