Apr 22, 2021

2021 Silver Pens Writing Contest

2021 Silver Pens Writing Contest

 

Fourth-grade students participated in the annual Silver Pens Writing Contest, sponsored by the Kiwanis Club of Lost Mountain.  The contest asked students to use their creativity and imagination while honing their writing skills.

In an anonymous review process, class finalists and honorable mentions are chosen by MPCS teachers. Finalists' entries are then submitted to the Kiawanis Club, who chooses the schoolwide winner. A very special congratulations to P.  Everett for being selected as the 2020-2021 MPCS schoolwide Silver Pens winner! She was invited to read her prize-winning paper at a Kiwanis meeting. She also received $20 in gold-colored coins, as well as a plaque. Class finalists received a silver writing pen.

Class Finalists First Place: F. Byers,  S. Bolivar, M. Davis, and A. Irizarry

Class Finalists Second Place: S. Crabb, S. Dlugos, E. Driggers,  S. Holland, and T. Morgan

Class Finalists Third Place: A. Davis, C. Estes, E. Harrison, C. Lim, and A. Wils ​​​​

Honorable Mentions: S. Blane, A. Cochran, T. Delmastro, M. Friess, S. Hoffman, P. Jenkins, D. Kerley, A. Mosley, A. Nimako, K. Noggle, P. O’Connor, C. Stewart, and L. Thibodeau

Great job to all of our fourth-grade writers, and congratulations to those students who earned awards.


Announcements

January 20 - ParentEd. Living Biblically, 7:00 p.m.

January 21 - Middle School Parent Coffee

8:00 a.m., Dining Hall

January 21 - Middle School Parent Coffee

8:00 a.m., Dining Hall

January 24-26 - MAP Growth Test

Grades 3-8

January 24-26 - MAP Growth Test

Grades 3-8

January 25 - Lower School Parent Zoom

7:00 p.m.

January 25 - Lower School Parent Zoom

7:00 p.m.

January 27 - Junior College Planning Kick-Off Meeting

6:00 p.m.

January 27 - Junior College Planning Kick-Off Meeting

6:00 p.m.

January 27 - Open House, 9:00 a.m.

For prospective families, Grades PK3-5

January 27 - Open House, 9:00 a.m.

For prospective families, Grades PK3-5

January 28 - Middle School Spiritual Emphasis Day

On-campus

January 28 - Middle School Spiritual Emphasis Day

On-campus

January 29 - Serve Saturday

February 2 - World Read Aloud Day

February 4 - Men of Mount Paran

7:00-8:00 a.m., Choral Rehearsal Room, Murray Arts Center

February 4 - Men of Mount Paran

7:00-8:00 a.m., Choral Rehearsal Room, Murray Arts Center

February 4 - Lower School PTF Father-Daughter Dance, 6:30 p.m.

February 10-12 - Middle School Drama "Meeting Sam"

February 17 - ParentEd. Living Biblically

7:00 p.m., Dozier Room 3201

February 17 - ParentEd. Living Biblically

7:00 p.m., Dozier Room 3201

February 18-22 - Winter Break, No School

February 25 - Men of Mount Paran

7:00-8:00 a.m., Choral Rehearsal Room, Murray Arts Center

February 25 - Men of Mount Paran

7:00-8:00 a.m., Choral Rehearsal Room, Murray Arts Center

February 26 - Serve Saturday, 9:00-11:00 a.m.

February 28-March 3 - Lower School "Rock Your School" Week

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