Three BMS Writers Compete at State Power of the Pen

May 22, 2015 – Eighth grader Jing Jing Shen took sixth place and seventh grader Priyanka Shrestha won a "Best of the Best" award for the best response to a prompt at the Power of the Pen State Tournament at the College of Wooster on Friday, May 22. Seventh grader Ruth Brown also qualified and competed at States.

This trio of writers represent the top writers among all District and Regional writers throughout the state of Ohio. Priyanka earned a fourth place medal at the Regional competition at Hudson Middle School in April. The Power of the Pen team is coached by Beachwood Middle School teachers Kelley McLaughlin and Julie Ungier.
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