CES, CMS hold Poetry and Essay Competitions

by Dec 17, 2012COMMUNITY sgadugi, Front Page0 comments

As part of Native Heritage Month, the Cherokee Elementary and Cherokee Middle Schools held Poetry and Essay competitions. This year’s theme was “Cherokee in the 21st Century.”

Elementary School winners are:
3rd Grade

1st Place: Isabel Lambert

2nd Place: Jackson Figueroa

3rd Place: Tyra Brown

4th Grade

1st Place: Deante Toineeta

2nd Place: Darius Bigwitch and Dawson George

3rd Place: Jordan Arkansas

5th Grade

1st Place: Tierney Bradley and Juana Lossiah

3rd Place: Jeffrey Bradley


Middle School winners are:

6th Grade

1st Place: Isabelle Saunooke

2nd Place: Amaris Watty

3rd Place: Safiya Daggs

Honorable Mentions: Lori Meuse and Usti Watty

7th Grade

1st Place: Nolan Arkansas

2nd Place: Scarlett Guy

3rd Place: Karson Wildcatt

8th Grade

1st Place: Avery Guy

2nd Place: Cade Carroll

3rd Place: Lou Montelongo

Honorable Mention: Oksana Rivera

– Cherokee Central Schools