St. Edmund Students Win Writing Contest
Two students from St. Edmund Preparatory High School, located in Sheepshead Bay, rec-ently won the Brooklyn Reading Council’s Nine-teenth Annual Writing Contest. This year’s theme was "Reading: The Door to Lifelong Learning." Christina Michalek, grade 12, won for her essay submission. Christopher Scot-to, grade 10, won for his illustration. The Brook-lyn Reading Council honored both students during an awards ceremony where they rec-eived certificates for their achievements. Ms. Joan Kowkabany coordinated the event during Teen Read Week to promote literacy throughout the school.