Three seventh grade SMS students recently swept the competition in a citywide essay contest titled “What Freedom Means to Me” sponsored by the VFW post in Oceanview.
1st place – Keya Turkiewicz
2nd place – Stephen Rosenkranz
3rd place – Josh Getz
They will be honored at a ceremony in the spring with certificates and a check awards. Keya’s essay will be submitted to the national level competition.