4200 Valley View Dr.
Waubeka, WI 53021
For more information contact: Jack Janik at 262-692-9111
The essay contest is open to all students grades 4-12.
All students in public, private, parochial, home or
virtual schools are invited and encouraged to participate.
Length of the essays include:
1. 150 words in length for grades 4 and 5
2. 250 words in length for grades 6, 7, and 8
3. 500 words in length for grades 9, 10, 11, and 12
Prizes will be awarded to each age group (grades 4 and 5),
(grades 6-8), and (grades 9-12) that include first place
of $250 and second place prize of $125.
Please provide a
cover sheet with the essay that includes the contestantís
name, grade, name of school, home address and phone number.
The contestantís name should not appear on the essay.
ALL entries must be post marked by April 1,
2017 and sent to:
National Flag Day Observance 2016
PO Box 55
Waubeka, WI 53021
For more information contact: Pam Schlenvogt at (414)333-8778
or Jack Janik at 262-692-9111
The National Flag Day Foundation wishes to thank each of the nearly 200 students
who submitted essays for this year's contest. The response was greater than
ever, with entries received from all over the United States.
All of the essays were well done, making selection of only two per category
difficult. The students expressed very thought-provoking reflections on the
personal significance of the American Flag. All contestants are to be applauded
for their outstanding effort. Special thanks to all of the contestants and our
panel of judges.
Winners of the 2016 Essay Contest are:
1st place grades 4-5: Poetry Howell, Grade 4, Port Washington, WI
1st place grades 6-8: Isabella Delie, Grade 8, Port Washington, WI
2nd place grades 4-5: Austen Echeverria, Grade 4, Grafton, WI
2nd place grades 6-8: Dana Tenselling, Grade 5, Port Washington, WI
This year we will honor members of the U.S. Air Force.
begins at 11:30am at the Americanism Center.
begins at 1:30 leaving the Americanism Center after the program.
begins after the parade (approximately 3:00pm) on the Americanism Center grounds and features ...
Fun, Games, and Prizes for the kids
Fireworks by Bartolotta at dusk
The day's activities are FREE. Come and celebrate our flag's birthday.
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