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 awards.

SOA continues to demonstrate that it is the best creative writing program in the country for 6-12th graders.

To see the complete list of winner’s from our school’s zip code view this PDF file.

Work earning Gold Keys will be automatically entered in the national competition.


Special congratulations to the 112 students from the SOA Visual Arts program who also won awards!  To see that list, view this PDF file.

Scholastic Writing Awards

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