Madi Ashmead, a second-grade student at Bay Harbor Elementary, was named the national winner of the Legacy Project’s “Listen to a Life Story” writing contest. Madi and her classmates entered the contest with support from the Howard-Suamico School District Gifted and Talented program.
Madi’s topic was her grandparents and their group home. The award was presented at recent all-school assembly and Madi’s grandparents, Tom and Mary Beth Kemen (shown here with Madi), were on hand for the ceremony. Click here to read the winning entry.
Included with grand prize award were a new Lenovo all-in-one laptop computer, a keepsake timepiece representing the theme of the contest, and a framed certificate of achievement. Congratulations Madi!