Winners of 2022 High School Poetry Competition Announced The Society February 1, 2022 From the Society, High School Submissions, Poetry, Poetry Contests 1 Comment . First Place ($200 Prize) Alex Rubstein, 12th grade, homeschooled, Canton Aargau, Switzerland “Civis Romanus Sum” . Second Place Ellie Strano, 9th grade student homeschooled in Lexington, Massachusetts. “The View from Space” Hannah Yee, 9th grade student homeschooled in Massachusetts. “Sonnet 1 (In Theory, Real)” . Third Place A.S. Chuba, thirteen years old, attends Maryvale Academy in Canada. “Poppy” “April” Matt Hsu, Grade 12 student at San Francisco University High School. “Starbucks Villanelle” . The following Fourth Place winners and Honorable Mentions have been published here. . Fourth Place Victoria Vu, Grade 12, Bishop Kenny High School “The People on the Boat” Isaac Wachsman, 11th Grade, American Heritage School Boca/Delray Campus “Fireflies” Joseph Juhasz, 9th grade, homeschool “Untitled” Peter Mahfouz, Grade 12, Bishop Kenny High School “Self-Detachment” . Honorable Mentions Sydney Leblo, 9th Grade, Lowell High School, San Francisco, California “End of the Innocence” Marisol Saenz, Grade 12, Dover Sherborn Regional High School “Arrogant Conception” Sai Kaushik “Sonnet to Home” Grace Folkers, 10th grade Liberty Common High School “Miss Maria the Sea” Bailey Chin, Grade 12, Bishop Kenny High School “The Monsters Within” . . NOTE TO READERS: If you enjoyed this poem or other content, please consider making a donation to the Society of Classical Poets. NOTE TO POETS: The Society considers this page, where your poetry resides, to be your residence as well, where you may invite family, friends, and others to visit. Feel free to treat this page as your home and remove anyone here who disrespects you. Simply send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Put “Remove Comment” in the subject line and list which comments you would like removed. The Society does not endorse any views expressed in individual poems or comments and reserves the right to remove any comments to maintain the decorum of this website and the integrity of the Society. Please see our Comments Policy here. CODEC News:Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) One Response Paul Freeman February 2, 2022 Well done, Alex and Co. A huge amount of talent on show. Reply Leave a Reply Cancel ReplyYour email address will not be published.CommentName* Email* Website Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.