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Students Place in GA Poetry Contest


Griffin High students participated in a poetry contest put on by the Georgia Poetry Society.  The Marel Brown Prize is a two-tier contest with prizes awarded annually by the Georgia Poetry Society for poetic achievement by students grades 6-8 and grades 9-12.  For more information check their site here.

There were 152 entries statewide and Griffin High had two students recognized! school had more than one student recognized.  Victoria Starr won 1st place Honorable Mention and Dequarius Cleveland won 4th place Honorable Mention.  Congratulations!  Here is the published list of the winners.