September Writing Contest


Creative Writing Contest!


Please write a poem for submission!

  • Students in grades K-5 are eligible to participate!
  • The genre is
  • The poem can be any length you choose.
  • The poem can be hand-written (as neatly as possible) or typed.
  • Types of poetry and poetic elements to consider:
    • Acrostic, Ballad, Haiku, Ode, Limerick
    • Can be autobiographical
    • Can use color to express feelings
    • Rhyming or not rhyming
    • Considering meter, rhythm, theme, mood, line breaks, stanzas, repetition
    • Use of alliteration, imagery, and onomatopoeia

Winners will be selected by Dr. Caraisco. All entries due by September 30

Winners will be announced in October.