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2020 Young Georgia Author Winners

Mar 03 2020

Carroll County Schools students’ recently competed in a system-wide Young Georgia Authors Writing Competition for kindergarten through twelfth grade. This competition celebrates the creative and academic efforts of students in any genre of writing, including poetry, short stories, journalism, research, literary analysis, argument, and more. Winners will move on to the regional competition. Below is a list of the System-wide winners and honorable mentions.

 



2020 System-Wide Winners

2020 Honorable Mentions

Student

Teacher

School

Student

Teacher

School

Kindergarten

Elise Brewer

Christine Skelton

Ithica Elementary 

Aretta Wheeling

Elizabeth Thornton

Central Elementary

1st Grade

Eleanor Hart

Jamie Martin

Bowdon Elementary 


Cameron Perkins

Cindy Skelton

Roopville Elementary

2nd Grade

Sophia Yater

Bridget Corbett

Ithica Elementary 

Elijah Harris

Laurie Strawn

Bowdon Elementary

3rd Grade

Meg Robinson

Nikki Ethridge

Bowdon Elementary 

Juliana Jacobs

Emily Duncan

Ithica Elementary

4th Grade

Scout Jones

Dana Pearce

Central Elementary

Ellie Kate Edwards

Sandy Haney

Roopville Elementary

5th Grade

Emily Butler

Christina Flores

Providence Elementary

Miley Haney

Ashley Williams

Roopville Elementary

6th Grade

Kioshi Baster

Blair Cole

Temple Middle 

Kaitlyn Martin

Amby Shoemake

Bay Springs Middle

7th Grade

Emma Walden

Kristy McCord

Villa Rica Middle 

Izabella Chester

Melissa Barclay

Bay Springs Middle

8th Grade

Hudson Jones

Scarlett Gilland

Central Middle 

Jennifer Seymour

Melanie Williams

Temple Middle

9th Grade

Ashley Pritchett

Elizabeth Tyson

Villa Rica High

Caleb Morse

Jennifer Roland

Mt. Zion High 

10th Grade

Audree Duffie

Kim Whitman

Bowdon High

Ty Ethridge

Cinda Skelton

Mt. Zion High

11th Grade

Alyssa Ware

Cinda Skelton

Mt. Zion High

Jonathan Waldrep

Allison Messenger

Bowdon High

12th Grade

Owen Reece

Emily Tucker

Villa Rica High

Angela Gentry

Amanda Thornton

Central High