Patriot’s Pen Essay Competition and
American Legion Americanism Essay Competition
Conducted nationwide, the essay competitions give students an opportunity to write essays expressing their views on democracy. In the Patriot’s Pen Competition five of the top 7 essays were awarded to McClure students. Charlotte Hanks placed 1st, Hawley Bronson placed 2nd, Charlotte Wren placed 3rd, Annie Caplice placed 4th and Meredith Jenkins placed 6th. In the American Legion Americanism Competition, Ingrid Schaller placed 3rd with Martin Brown receiving an honorable mention. Congratulations to all!