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2021 Young Georgia Author Winners

Feb 26 2021

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.

 





2021 System-Wide Winners

2021 Honorable Mentions

Student

Teacher

School

Student

Teacher

School

Kindergarten

Emily Adams

Debra Phillips

Bowdon Elementary

Emma Hollingsworth

Pat McArthur

Central Elementary

1st Grade

Cate Williamson

Alicia Montgomery

Ithica Elementary

Caroline Johnson

Stacey Morris

Roopville Elementary

2nd Grade

Aurora Posey

Lindsey Steenrod

Roopville Elementary

Sophie Burton

Ashley Widener

Central Elementary

3rd Grade

Brenna Ewers

Julie Chambers

Central Elementary

Sophia Yater

Nikki Bradley 

Ithica Elementary

4th Grade

Elaine Rooks

Connie Ross

Bowdon Elementary

Jackson Duncan

Dana Pearce

Central Elementary

5th Grade

James Studdard

Ashley Williams

Roopville Elementary

Anna Webb

Becca Langridge

Ithica Elementary

6th Grade

Grace Wheat

        Sara Martin

Central Middle School

Taylor Chambers

Jennifer Beardon

Bowdon Middle

7th Grade

Kennedy Little

Kristy Mc

Villa Rica Middle

Kioshi Baxter

Penny Saurino

Temple Middle

8th Grade

Anna Harmon

Kelly Steele

Temple Middle

Elizabeth Taylor

Scarlett Gilland

Central Middle

9th Grade

Hannah Gibbs

Megan Wooten

Central High School

Emma Ethridge

Kim Whitman

Bowdon High School

10th Grade

Diana Espinoza

Lee Tucker

Villa Rica High

Delilah Neal

Jamie Biddle

Central High

11th Grade

Olivia Tomlinson

Steve Bilski

Villa Rica High 

Charlee Causey

Amanda Thornton

Central High

12th Grade

Hannah Gray

Amanda Thornton

Central High

Sierra Akins

Emily Tucker

Villa Rica High