Essay & Poetry Contest


Yamboree Essay & Poetry Contest 2019

Chairpersons, Bill & Penny Taylor

Grade level divisions:

A. Upshur County Students, grades 4-5

B. Upshur County Students, grades 6 & 8

C. Uphsur County Students, grades 9-12

  • Students will write on a topic based on the overall theme of the 2019 East Texas Yamboree
  • This year the theme is Belles of the Ball: Women Who Made History
  • Essay and poetry themes will be mailed to each county school in late August.  Each school will receive a copy of the entry requirement at that time.
  • Division winners and their school sponsors will be recognized at the All Service Club Luncheon.