Congratulations to Janet, Shaylee and Vida! See Video of 2015 FHS Slam Click on image to see all the pictures! An audience of over 200 packed into the FHS Library were the real winners as we watched 20 brave and tender, clever and deep poets perform. Word-smithing, heart string plucking, truth telling, revolution calling. And lots of love. Verselandia results HERE.
Slam Poet High Scores:
- 1st Place and slot at VL- Janet Webster (11th grade & Verselandia vet)
- 2nd Place and slot at V- Shaylee Reichardt (11th grade)
- 3rd Place and alt slot at VL- Vida Celeste Grider (9th grade)
- 4th Place-Ellie Gentry (11th grade)
Thanks to the amazing FHS Slam Committee Additional thanks to–PTA for funding the event, the staff that showed up just to show support, SUN School and Communicare for refreshments , Josh Forsythe and Alex Rodriguez and crew for the stage, sound, Our MC’s Isaiah and Jonathon, Custodial staff for cleaning up after, our judges Rob Jamieson, Lamarra Haynes, Abby ranger, Jimmy Radosta, Jayme Causey,our Math Guys–Trevor and Shauna (thanks for stepping in at the last minute), Link Crew for logistical support,Ethan Conrad for the guitar riffs,all the teachers that encouraged, taught these students to use their words. And anyone I left out.