Contest Winners

As part of the Every Child's Chance, Every Community's Future campaign, NCASA hosted student contests to honor the 175th anniversary of our state's first public school. Cash prizes were awarded to the winning students, with 1st place receiving $500, 2nd place $250 and 3rd place $100.  All 1st place winners will be honored at the 175 anniversary celebration on March 19, 2015. Our student contest winners are:  

Grade K-2 Poster Contest

  Winners   School  School District 

1st Place:

Whitney Handley Chicod Elementary               Pitt County Schools

2nd Place:   

Karen Francoeur  Clyde Elementary Haywood County Schools

3rd Place:

William Gaynor           
Oak Ridge Elementary Guilford County Schools

Grade 3-5 Poster Contest

1st Place:

Hassan K. Mehmood      Alamance Elementary        Guilford County Schools

2nd Place: 

Ethan J. Gonzalez  Pink Hill Elementary Lenoir County Schools

3rd Place:

Ashlyn Harris  Swift Creek Elementary Nash-Rocky Mt. Schools 

Grade 6-8 Essay Contest

1st Place:

Kelly Spencer  Pamlico County Middle      Pamlico County Schools

2nd Place:   

Kennedy Sullivan            Frink Middle  Lenoir County Schools

3rd Place:

Faith Brown  Mt. Pleasant Middle Cabarrus County Schools 

Grade 9-12 Video Contest

1st Place:
 
Carey Maner Anson High School Anson County Schools
2nd Place:
 
Ashley Toti and Madeline Simons Gates County High School Gates County Schools
3rd Place:
 
Samantha Steichen and Miranda Klein Havelock High School Craven County Schools