Pine Castle Woman's Club Fifth Grade Essay Contest 2016

Pine Castle Woman's Club Fifth Grade Essay Contest 2016

Created: April 15, 2016

Winners of The 2016 Pine Castle Woman's Club Fifth Grade Essay Contest were celebrated at a luncheon hosted by the Pine Castle Woman's Club on April 13, 2016.

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Essay contests winners: Olivia Casola, Christina Cross, Taylor Dehlinger, and Suzhanne Lorber are pictured from left to right.

Students wrote original essays on the theme: If I Could Teach the History of Our Orange County Pioneers....

First prize winner, Christina Cross, received a plaque for her school and $100.00. Second place winner, Suhzanne Lorber, received $75.00. Third place winner, Olivia Casola, received $50.00 and merit winner, Taylor Dehlinger, received $25.00.

The winning students read their essays for an audience of special guests including their parents, teachers, school principals, and Pine Castle Woman's Club members.

School representation included: Dr. Kreil, Principal of Blankner Elementrary School, and Blankner educator, Ms. Heinz; Paula Downey, Principal of Cornerstone Charter Academy, and Cornerstone educator, Mrs. Loveland; Bernadette Jaster, Principal of Pershing Elementary School, and Pershing educator, Patricia Fisher; Pamela Crabb, Principal of Shenadoah Elementary School, and Shenadoah educator, Mrs. Grant. 

Mrs. Cathie Clark, wife of Orange County Commisioner Pete Clarke, and Ms. Cindy Brown, representing Congressman Daniel Webster, also attended the luncheon.

Pine Castle Womans Club member, Tommie Hosier, presented "Mrs. Mary Johns Walker", the life of an early pioneer.

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Tommie Hosier as "Mrs. Mary Johns Walker".

Listen to this presentation of local history narrative, storytelling, and oration of original essays on the history of Orange County by our future leaders.

LISTEN  Part I  (18:51)  Introduction and "Mrs. Mary Johns Walker", presentation part one.

LISTEN  Part II  (13:31)  "Mrs. Mary Johns Walker" presentation of pioneer life by Tommie Hosier.

LISTEN  Part III  (6:34)  Statement by Pine Castle Woman's Club Essay Contest Event Chair, Ginni Christopher.

LISTEN  Part IV  (17:46)  Student oratory of their award winning essays: If I Could Teach the History of Our Orange County Pioneers.... Presenters are in alphabetical order by school name.

Blankner Elementary Pine Castle Woman's Club Fifth Grade Essay Contest Winner Olivia Casola.

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Read Miss Casola's award winning essay.

 

Cornerstone Charter Academy Pine Castle Woman's Club Fifth Grade Essay Contest Winner Christina Cross.

 

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Read Miss Cross' award winning essay which placed first in the contest.

 

Pershing Elementary School Pine Castle Woman's Club Fifth Grade Essay Contest Winner Taylor Dehlinger.

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Read Mr. Dehlinger's award winning essay.

Shenadoah Elementary School Fifth Grade Essay Contest Winner Suzhanne Lorber.

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Read Suzhanne Lorber's award winning essay.

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The students and their guests enjoyed a delicious luncheon of homecooked lasagna provided by the Pine Castle Woman's Club. Pine Castle Woman's Club member, Ruthie Harrell, is pictured above serving as luncheon hostess.

Ginni Christopher pictured above center chaired The Pine Castle Women's Club Essay Contest and Luncheon.

Gail Padgett, pictured far right, is the President of The Pine Castle Woman's Club.

Pine Castle Woman's Club member, Tommie Hosier, is pictured to the far left in her pioneer woman costume.

Author:
jtracy
Location:
Pine Castle Woman's Club Orlando , FL
United States
US

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