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Fifth Grade Grandparent Essay Contest
Four Student 1st Prizes of $75 Visa Gift Cards and Four Student 2nd Prizes of $50 Visa Gift Cards. Four SCHOOL Prizes of $500 each from Colorado AARP.
The CSPERA Grandparent Essay Application is available on this CSPERA website, www.cspera.org. Students may simply be given contest directions by the teacher, and then do their work at home, or the essay could be a part of in-class writing instruction and practice.
This contest is for fifth grade students only. The essay's content should be about "Why my Grandparent is the Best in the World," or "Why My Grandparents are the Best in the World."
DEADLINE FOR ALL ENTRIES TO REACH THE CSPERA OFFICE: APRIL 3, 2015
If you have any questions please just email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
2011 National Blue Ribbon School
Wildflower Elementary School is the only school in Colorado Springs to have received the 2011 National Blue Ribbon Award. The U.S. Department of Education named 304 schools as 2011 National Blue Ribbon Schools based on their overall academic excellence or for their success in closing achievement gaps.