Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest at HMS

Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest at HMS
Posted on 02/18/2022

Over 50 Hicksville Middle School students participated in Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest sponsored by the Veterans of Foreign Wars. Their theme this year was, “How Can I Be a Good American?”. The Hicksville VFW Post# 3211 read the student essays and selected the Hicksville Middle School winners. 

Congratulations to Connor Chaplin as our 1st place winner. The 2nd place winner was awarded to Grant Goetzger and 3rd place winner was awarded to Saanvi Sharma. Thank you to their teachers, Mr. Joseph Hartig and Mr. Kevin Kerley, who encouraged their students to participate in the Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest.

Patriot’s Pen Essay Contest

L to R: Social Studies Teacher, Mr. Joseph Hartig, Connor Chaplin, Grant Goetzger, Saanvi Sharma, Social Studies Teacher, Kevin Kerley