Scholastic Award Winners


Senior Emily Birnbaum writes for fun.

By Sammi SIlber, Observations Editor

Congratulations to senior Emily Birnbaum and junior Lauren Bontempo for their achievements in the Scholastic Writing Awards. Birnbaum won the Busboy and Poet’s $1,000 scholarship, seven gold keys and one honorable mention for her various pieces, and Bontempo won a silver key for her poetry.