Our annual JH Wordsmith (Creative Writing) competition is back! Compete against other students in your grade to earn recognition and prizes!

Deadline: Friday, April 17th, 2020, 3:00 PM

Submit entries to your English Teacher or Ms. White in 3FLN.


Students may enter no more than ONE (1) piece of writing in each category – a maximum of TWO (2) in total:

Category 1: Prose – includes short stories and plays

Category 2: Verse – includes poetry and spoken word/rap

Entry Rules:

o Entries must be typed in 12pt Times New Roman font

o Each Prose and/or Verse entry must not exceed word limit:

Grade 8 & 9: 500 words maximum per entry

Grade 10-12: 1,000 words maximum per entry

o Must include cover page (attached here WordSmith Cover Page (1) (1) or available from your English teacher.)  Do not put your name on your entry, only on the cover page.

Good luck!


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