Lake Logan Retreat: What to Bring and Contact Information

What to Bring   sleeping bag and pillow wash cloth and towel long distance calling card (cell phones barely work from this location) comfortable walking shoes (hiking shoes or tennis shoes) warm layers of clothing, including jacket/sweater/fleece/sweatshirt (according to the

Scholastic Writing Awards

A huge congratulations to the Creative Writing students who earned a school record 493 Gold, Silver and Honorable mention Scholastic Writing Awards in the Southeastern regional.  Lead teacher Rutledge Hammes says this beats SOA’s previous record by more than 100

Hannah Kelly play “Ashes” Selected and Performed

Congratulations to 12th Grade Creative Writing Major, Hannah Kelly, whose play “Ashes” was selected and performed by the Threshold Repertory Theatre as part of their Young Playwrights Program. Click here to read an article about this honor:  

2013-2014 Creative Writing Program Off to a Great Start

The SOA Creative Writing program is off to another great start. Beth Webb Hart joined the team this year. She’s teaching both CW and English classes. You can read her bio at Mrs. Hart will be serving as the

WordFest: A Celebration of Student Writing

Dear SOA Parents: The Creative Writing Department is pleased to announce a major autumn event: WordFest: A Celebration of Student Writing November 10, 2012 at Barnes & Noble, Mt. Pleasant Towne Center Like last fall, this event will showcase all