Patriot Pen 2019

Patriot Pen 2019
Posted on 12/18/2019
Patriot Pen 2019

Patriot Pen 2019                                

 Hicksville Middle School students participated in Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Students wrote word essays on the theme: “What Makes America Great.” The members of the VFW Post# 3211 read the student essays and selected the student winners.

Patriot Pen

 Congratulations to our first place winner, Dylan and  to his teacher Mr. Kevin Kerley for encouraging his students to participate. Our second place winner is Hannah, also a student in Mr. Kerley’s class.  Our third place winner is Barbara, a student in Mr. Hartig’s class.

In February, William M. Gouse Jr. VFW Post 3211 will recognize the students' accomplishments. Dylan will have the opportunity to read his essay, “What Makes America Great ” to the gathered veterans and local politicians and community members.