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Two NNPS students awarded in WHRO's Writers Contest

(05/13/2016) -Kindergarten students Sahasra Vishwanathan from Kiln Creek Elementary and Saniya Hundley-Sweeney from Carver Elementary, placed first and second in the Kindergarten category of WHRO's 2016 Writers Contest. Sahasra's story was titled "The Scared Little Fish," and Saniya's entry was called "My Big Surprise."

Stories were judged on creative expression, originality, storytelling and integration of illustrations. The two students were invited to a special reception and studio recording of the Young Storytellers awards program on Friday, May 6.

The Writers Contest helps develop 21st Century Skills in critical thinking, personal initiative, effective written communication, curiosity and imagination.