Young Writer a National Medalist

Young Writer a National Medalist Photo

Congratulations to Syosset High School junior Sarah Wang for winning a silver medal in the poetry category of the 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards National Competition, sponsored by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. Sarah has been recognized for her original poem titled “Father.”

National medalists in the competition represent less than 1% of submissions for the Scholastic awards. Since 1923, the competition has honored celebrated authors and artists including Truman Capote, Lea Dunham, Robert Redford and Andy Warhol.