We are pleased and proud to announce the winners of the
My Favorite Christmas Moment
2013 Essay Contest

Grand Prize Winner
Zana Frluckaj – Grade 7
Our Lady of Guadalupe School

Runner-up Winners
Carlo Capan – Grade 8
Holy Child Jesus School

Kareema Green – Grade 6
Mary Queen of Heaven School

Dillon Cortez – Grade 7
Our Lady of Perpetual Help School

Eva Li – Grade 8
Holy Child Jesus School

Sabrina Vaccaro – Grade 7
St. Edmund Elementary School

Certificates of participation will be sent to each school electronically and may be distributed to all participating contest students at the discretion of the principal.
This year, a total of 895 essays were submitted for preliminary round judging and
55 essays were selected for final round judging.
Special thanks to Mrs. Eleanor Menna for assisting Anthony Biscione in the final round of judging and to Mrs. Cathy Kenny, Special Projects Coordinator for Curriculum and Evaluation, for organizing the contest.
Thank you to the teachers who participated in the preliminary round of judging and the students who submitted essays at each participating Catholic elementary school.

Catherine Kenny
Special Projects Coordinator