Nylund Barnes A Winner
Maya Nylund of PS/MS 114 was selected by book retailer Barnes and Noble as their essay competition winner. Entitled, “My Mentor,” the essay is a descriptive narrative about the lessons Nylund learned from her favorite teacher, Mrs. Diehl.
Nylund previously won a Reader‘s Choice award for short stories in the PS 114 school magazine. Following the Barnes and Noble success, her essay will be a contender at the regional writing contest. It will proceed to the national competition if it is a regional finalist.