Six EHS students have been recognized in the 2023 Scholastic Writing Awards, a one hundred-year- old national writing competition for high school students. Past winners have included Amanda Gorman, Stephen King, and Robert McCloskey (Make Way for Ducklings). EHS’s six students received 11 awards in four categories: poetry, short story, journalism, and critical essay.
Please see the list of students and their awards below.
“Poetry Drowning” Poetry Honorable Mention (HM)
“Treating Me Right” Poetry Honorable Mention
“A Small Perspective” Short Story Silver Key
“The Apple” Poetry Honorable Mention
“The Uncharted Amazon” Short Story Honorable Mention
“Houston Concrete Plants Prompt Civil Rights Investigations” Journalism Silver Key
“Renewable Energy Development Faces Powerful NIMBY Opposition” Journalism Silver Key
“Russian Conflict Halts Europe's Transition to Green Energy and Journalism HM
Prompts Resurgence of Nuclear Power”
“2022 FIFA World Cup: Qatar's Complete Violation of Human Rights” Journalism Silver Key
“True Crime in the Media: How it Negatively Affects Us” Critical Essay HM
“Qatar 2022 World Cup” Journalism HM