Friday, February 17, 2017
JFKHS Read-A-Thon 2017 Song/Poem Contest Winners
In support of IRA”s Read-A-Thon 2017 “Read to the Beat,” JFKHS held a Kick Off Week of activities from February 6-10. On the last day, a contest was held in which students recited and performed original poems and songs promoting literacy and the importance of reading. After careful deliberation by a set of teacher judges, the following pieces came out on top and won the grand prizes worth up to $50 each!
Winning Poem: “Catch Us Doing Literacy, How About That?” by Shayla Quichocho, Kenneth Ruda, Kaelani Santos, and Jbert Satauo
Winning Song: “What Kind of World (The Importance of Reading)” by Jarvis Aguon and Timothy Villanueva
Click on the image above to view the winning poem.