The following eighth grade students at Dryden Jr. High School recently submitted entries in the 'What is an American' essay contest: Ralynn Gregg, Chase Ryan, Matthew Schurhke, Zach Smith, Erica Tamm and Joshua Wargo.
The contest is sponsored by the Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the United States of America, Lapeer Area Elks #2567. Students have an opportunity to win one of eight $25 prizes.
These students displayed patriotism, dedication and hard work throughout the essay process.
Congratulations to them all and good luck!
Sheryl Czerwinski, English Teacher, Drama Club Director, SADD Ad
January 16, 2008