For a chance to win, submit your poem on our What’s Your Story? page, along with a photo of the poem or a video of you reading it.
Click the “Share Your Poem” button and fill out the entry form. Your poem will be reviewed and, if approved, published on the What’s Your Story? Page, usually within five business days.
A panel of judges selected by K12 will review the poems and pick the winners.
Prizes will be awarded to the first-, second-, and third-place winners from each grade and an overall “Best-in-Show” winner.
Best-in-Show: Trophy, poetry journal, and a book of poetry by the student’s favorite author
First Place: Trophy, poetry journal, and a book of poetry by the student’s favorite author
Second Place: Trophy and poetry journal
Third Place: Trophy
Prizes are given away on behalf of K12. There are no corporate sponsors for this contest
Deadline for Entries
All tributes must be received no later than 5 PM (ET) on Tuesday, April 30, 2019. Entries submitted after the deadline will not be eligible for prizes.
Notification of Winners
K12 will notify winners via email by May 31, 2019.
For complete details and official rules, click here.
Questions? E-mail stories@K12.com