Three middle school students qualify for regional Power of the Pen tournament

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Pictured left-to-right: Madison Jarrel, Devin Gray, and Kaylah Huggins

Circleville Middle School – Three CMS students, Madison Jarrel (8th grade), Kaylah Huggins (7th grade), and Devin Gray (7th grade) have qualified for the regional Power of the Pen tournament.

Recently, the students competed at the district level competition hosted at Circleville High School on January 11th coordinated by middle school teacher Mrs. Karen Valentine (District 1 coordinator) and the ELA staff.

Power of the Pen is an interscholastic creative writing program for middle school students across Ohio and is dedicated to ” helping young people find and develop a creative voice that is uniquely their own.”

The South-Central Regional Power of the Pen Tournament will be held on Saturday, March 7th at Otterbein University in Westerville.

Congratulations to Madison, Kaylah, and Devin!