The SDM media center was overflowing with beautiful, creative pumpkins and well written, descriptive poems for the PTO Pumpkins and Poems Contest. All students who participated received a prize, and the following students received a prize and a ribbon:
2nd Grade Pumpkins Contest – 1st place Zoey A. for Rainbow Hoo, 2nd place Bryant O. for Wicked Wart, 3rd place Kamille C. for Sara, A Pumpkin with a Purpose, Honorable Mentions awarded to Bralie C. for Molly the Monster, Dottie M. for Rosie Pumpkinface, and Andrew D. for Mini Skeleton Pumpkin.
2nd Grade Poems Contest – 1st place Dottie M. for “Rosie the Pumpkin”, 2nd place Seth M. for “Corny the Candy Corn”, and 3rd place Chris Z. for “My Pumpkin Poem”
3rd Grade Pumpkins Contest – 1st place Brantley Grace S. for Bubblegum Blowout, 2nd place Travion W. for Zombie Football Player, 3rd place Lee C. for Jerry Minion, Honorable Mentions awarded to Zach M. for Skemummy, Chase M. for Count Dracula, and Marli D. for Jack-O-Lantern, “That’s a Fact, Jack”.
3rd Grade Poems Contest – 1st place Jocelyn C. for “Beautiful Pumpkins”, 2nd place Amari A. for “Halloween”, and 3rd place Harley R. for “Monsters, Goblins, and Maybe Pumpkins”
4th Grade Pumpkins Contest – 1st place Maggie H. for Uncle Si, 2nd place Canyon B. for Squaw, 3rd place Jonathan A. for Conga Alien, Honorable Mentions awarded to Ty D. for Chief Pumpkinhawk, Conner C. for Dawgs, and Hailey M. for Creepy Clown.
4th Grade Poems Contest – 1st place Luke P. for “Pumpkins, Pumpkins, Everywhere”, 2nd place Kylei M. for “Spootacular Night”, and 3rd place Tristan Z. for “My Special Pumpkins”
5th Grade Pumpkins Contest – 1st place Alejandro F. for Boo Bear, 2nd place Jesslyn P. for Pinky Polka Pig, 3rd place Jackson W. for Creep, Honorable Mentions awarded to Alexys B. for After Midnight, Sandra I. for The Cave, and Owen M. for Tomapumpkin.
5th Grade Poems Contest – 1st place Reagan M. for “Chancy Pumpkin”, 2nd place Jackson W. for “Creepy, Creepy Spider”, and 3rd place Chandler S. for “Halloween”