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Citizenship Contest

2019-2020 Contest Student Submission Form – 
Middle/High School Students:   Please see the details below for a Citywide Citizenship multimedia contest.  Feel free to utilize your talent showcasing citizenship concepts as they relate to the questions for each quarter. While utilizing the sharing of concepts through a written essay, online presentation (Google slide format) or video (video must be able to be submitted through a link in .jpeg format).  Please review the following questions and how they relate to you as to the idea of citizenship.  Once completed, submissions can be sent to Amber Sloan, VBPTA VP Programs, at Please email Amber Sloan for notification if the entry needs to be sent though pony mail to Kellam High School. Citywide winners will be chosen at the middle school level and then separately for the high school level and then recognized individually. Scores will be based on creativity, how the work relates to citizenship and grammar content. Good Luck!!

Topics –

1st Quarter – What one word or phrase brings you the most inspiration? Why? (due November 5th)

2nd Quarter – Where do we most see isolation in school? What action steps can we consider to help students feel more connected? (due January 22)

3rd Quarter – Describe your future self….what do you hope to see yourself doing? (due March 25)

4th Quarter – What is your definition of school pride? What does it look like? (due May 20)

Please include the information below in the beginning of your essay submission.

Name of Student _____________________________ Grade _____
School Name _____________________________ Phone # ________________
Principal _____________________________ Email ________________


Please contact Amber Sloan at should you have any questions.