Every alternate year 6th-12th grade students are invited to submit an illustrated poem on the current 2017 NCW theme. Winners of the Orange County illustrated poem contest advance to the ACS National Illustrated Poem Contest for a chance to win big cash prizes and be featured on the ACS website!
The 2nd OCACS Illustrated Poem Contest was held in 2017. The theme was: "Chemistry Rocks!"
The Prizes were:
Grades 9-12: 1st $75, 2nd $50, 3rd $25
Grades 6-8: 1st $25, 2nd $15, 3rd $10
The winners were:
First: Megan Soto, Teacher: Cristina Robitu, John F. Kennedy High School, La Palma, CA
Megan Soto's poem took second place in the National Illustrated Poem Contest!
Second: Kristen Kim, Teacher: Dean Wang, John F. Kennedy High School, La Palma, CA
Third: Rachel Woo, Teacher: Dean Wang, John F. Kennedy High School, La Palma, CA
There were only High School winners this year. Click on the icons to view the winning illustrated poems.
Click here for information on the 2015 Contest.