JHS2014POLThe 2014 Poetry Out Loud: National Recitation Contest at Joplin High School was a great success! So proud of our brave and talented contestants! Now…on to represent Joplin in the Regional competition!!!
Thank you to all those that made this event possible: Missouri Arts Council; Connect2Culture; Poetry Foundation & Poetry Magazine; National Endowment for the Arts; Joplin Schools: Mrs. Burgess & Mrs. Jarrett; and all those listed below:
From left to right:
Above (all in 10th grade): Elaina Kitch (3rd) | Melinche Roy (2nd) | Katherine Wartnaby (1st)
Below: Whitney Warren (emcee) | Emily Frankoski (accuracy judge) | Susan Mathes (guest judge) | Cleo Copeland (guest judge)