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"