February 22, 2019
Regents Daily News: February 22, 2019
VFW Contest Winners
Congratulations to Regents Academy Logic School students for sweeping this year’s Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) Patriot’s Pen essay contest for the second year in a row. (They must have one AMAZING writing teacher! Thank you, Mrs. Wiggins!
VFW Post #3893 Commander Don Kirkley presented plaques and checks to this year’s Patriots Pen essay winners, who reminded us “Why I Honor the American Flag.” Winning first place for her essay was eighth grader Ella Li. Placing second was seventh grader Cate Baker, and third place was won by eighth grader Holden Kelly.
Commander Kirkley also presented a second place plaque to tenth grader Caroline Alders whose entry in this year’s Voice of Democracy audio essay contest addressed “Why My Vote Matters.”
Pictured (from left) are Mr. David Bryant (headmaster), Ella Li, Cate Baker, Holden Kelly, VFW Commander Don Kirkley, and Caroline Alders.