Every year the American Legion conducts an essay writing contest that is open to all students grades 7-12. The essay contest was conducted in November and a panel of teachers at the Intermediate served as judges.
This year’s winners are…
Essay Prompt: How would our founding fathers respect the American flag today?
- Lucas Slear, grade 9
- Jennifer Cichra, grade 9
- Emily Kirkwood, grade 9
Essay Prompt: The Red, White, and Blue: What does it mean to you?
The Commander of Butler American Legion Post 117, Jim Dittmer, presented the winners with a certificate and monetary award for their efforts on January 17.
Thank you to IHS teacher Mrs. Mahood for serving as the contest liaison. And, a very special thank you to the American Legion Post 117 for sponsoring the essay writing contest!
Congratulations to the winners!