Dana Kay Barber Writing Award recipients recognized

May 20, 2011

Sponsored by Abydos Learning International, Inc. (formerly the New Jersey Writing Project in Texas), this statewide competition recognizes outstanding student writers of prose and poetry at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Students and their families are honored at a reception at the Abydos Learning Trainers' and Teachers' Annual Conference.

The honorees are:

Isabell

Garcia

Westwood Terrace ES

Dana Kay Barber Writing Award, 2nd place in Pre-K to 2nd Prose

for "The Horrible Babysit"

Joseph

Hernandez

Rawlinson MS

Dana Kay Barber Writing Award, 1st place in Grades 6-8 Prose

 for "Untitled Candy Story"

Ana

Sifuentes

Stinson MS

Dana Kay Barber Writing Award, 3rd place tie for Grades 6-8 Poetry

for "Alone"

Maryanne

Mobley

Communications Arts HS

Dana Kay Barber Writing Award, 2nd place in Grades 9-12 Prose

 for "Chicken Soup for the Soul"