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Students Win Patchogue Elks Essay Contest

Five students came in first place.

Students Win Patchogue Elks Essay Contest Students Win Patchogue Elks Essay Contest

Around 110 students entered the Patchogue Elks Club Americanism Essay contest from Holy Angels Regional School and Saxton Middle School.

Students that entered had to write an essay on "What Does the National Anthem Mean to Me?" and were judged on originality, development of theme and mechanics and neatness.

Here are the winners as sent by the Patchogue Elks Club below:

1st Place $50

CRAIG REID  -  GRADE 5,             

BELLA SPADARO  -  GRADE 6  

HERON MAURESSEAU O’NEAL - GRADE 7   

MIA BEHRENS - GRADE 8

 JOHN CANNON - GRADE 6

2nd Place $25

VALERIE BRANDI  -  GRADE 5      

WILLIAM BRENNAN - GRADE 6 

MICHAELA MOWAT - GRADE 7     

JOHN FERNANDEZ - GRADE 8

BRIAN KREUTEL - GRADE 6

Honorable Mention $10

BRIAN ALLMER  -  GRADE 5    

DOMINICK HOOPER  -  GRADE 5      

SARAH GRAZIANO  - GRADE 7

SAMANTHA SCHMUTZ - GRADE 7      

JOHN SCHILLINGER - GRADE 8    

STEVEN RUTH  -  GRADE 8

KAILI DESANTIS - GRADE 8

ANSON ZHOU   -   GRADE 6    

HEATHER LOJA  -  GRADE 6    

THOMAS SCHWARTS  -  GRADE 6

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