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FPMS Students Recognized at Awards Day at Northeast Community College


Students from Fort Payne Middle School were recognized at Awards Day at Northeast Alabama Community College for their winning entries in Aurora magazine's writing contest.  

There were over 90 entries from students in four counties.  These students' work will be published in the 2019 edition of Aurora which is distributed nationwide.   The latest volume of Aurora, which featured work from several Fort Payne students, recently won Outstanding Literary Magazine at the Sigma Kappa Delta national convention in St. Louis, Missouri.

Students holding awards


Pictured L-R are Neida Juarez Chun, 3rd place, Essay; Laurel Shugart, 2nd place, Essay; Emma Campbell Crawford, 1st place, Essay; Alex Akins, 3rd place, poetry.  These students were winners in the 7th-9th grade division.