The Halton District School Board congratulates
Abby Robitaille (winner in her Grade 10-12 category) and
Ganga Kandanchatha (Grade 7-9 category) on being named finalists in the national CBC Books'
The First Page student writing competition. More than a total 2,400 entires were submitted.
Robitaille, a Grade 10 student at White Oaks Secondary School, tackled oppressive dictatorships and censorship of the press in her piece titled,
Kandanchatha, a Grade 8 student at Falgarwood Public School, addressed the growth of terrorism and hate in the future in her piece titled, The Greater Good.
The First Page website to read their full stories and learn more about the competition.