Writing Contest

South Carolina students in grades 4-12 were invited to participate in the ReadSC Writing Contest. Students participated by submitting writing in either (or both) categories - Letters and Poetry. Students entered each contest in one of three levels corresponding to their grade.

  • Level I for children in grades 4-6
  • Level II for grades 7&8
  • Level III, grades 9–12

Letters Winners

Letters Level I

1st Place Millie J. Pawleys Island
2nd Place Willhelm G. Sumter
3rd Place Lyniah B. Lancaster

Letters Level II

1st Place Caleb H. Myrtle Beach
2nd Place Megan R. Sumter
3rd Place Maria U. Duncan

Letters Level III

1st Place Emmalyn G. Blythewood
2nd Place Annabelle W. Summerville
3rd Place Meenakshi B. Myrtle Beach

Poems Winners

Poems Level I

1st Place Paige K. Blythewood
2nd Place Sebastian K. Columbia
3rd Place Elijah D. Andrews

Poems Level II

1st Place Anna S. Irmo
2nd Place Elijah S. Greenville
3rd Place Dua A. Greenville

Poems Level III

1st Place Shania D. Orangeburg
2nd Place Sarah A. Greer
3rd Place Acadia R. Charleston

For any questions regarding the ReadSC Writing Contests, please contact Andersen Cook at 803-545-4432 at acook@statelibrary.sc.gov.