Jack d. '24 Wins Scholastic Magazine Writing Contest

Congratulations to eighth grader Jack d. for winning Scholastic magazine's monthly Scope essay contest on the history of shopping in America. The contest asked students to read articles and then compare how the Sears catalog and Amazon impacted the way Americans purchase goods.

The magazine receives thousands of entries to their writing contests each month. Each contest requires students to demonstrate their critical-reading skills and to apply their thinking to a rigorous writing activity.