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2016-2017 Student Contest Poster

2016-2017 Student Contest Poster

We would like to thank the hundreds of students who entered the contest. The judges appreciated the time and energy that you invested into developing very creative submissions.

Prizes for the Teachers!

All of the teachers of the winners will receive a $200 gift certificate from Chapters for use with their students.

Grade 7-9 Essay Winners

First Prize: Grade 7-9 Essay

Anika Islam of Fairview Junior School

Anika Islam of Fairview Junior School


Grade 7-9 Anika Islam - essay: Think Twice-Nellie McClung

Grade 7-9 Anika Islam – essay: Think Twice-Nellie McClung

Anika Islam (Grade 7) of Fairview Junior High School (teacher: Ms Lundgren)

winner of $500 Chinook Centre certificate

Second Prize: Grade 7-9 Essay

Ashley McPherson - St Ambrose Fine Arts School

Ashley McPherson – St Ambrose Fine Arts School


Grade 7-9 - Ashley McPherson - essay: E. Peter Lougheed

Grade 7-9 – Ashley McPherson – essay: E. Peter Lougheed essay

Ashley McPherson (Grade8) of St. Ambrose Fine Arts School (teacher: Ms. Mulvey )
Winner of $350 Chinook Centre certificate

Third Prize: Grade 7-9 Essay

Kenzie Bye - St. Ambrose Fine Arts School

Kenzie Bye – St. Ambrose Fine Arts School


Grade 7-9 - Kenzie Bye - Alice Jamieson essay

Grade 7-9 – Kenzie Bye – Alice Jamieson essay

Kenzie Bye (Grade 8) of St. Ambrose Fine Arts School (teacher: Ms. Mulvey )

Winner of $200 Chinook Centre certificate

Grade 4-6 Story Contest Winners

First Prize: Grade 4-6 Story

Sahil Sahota of Webber Academy

Sahil Sahota of Webber Academy (teacher: Ms. Barr)


Grade 4-6 - Sahil Sahota of Webber Academy - story: Mr. Alberta-Premier Lougheed

Grade 4-6 – Sahil Sahota of Webber Academy – story:
Mr. Alberta-Premier Lougheed

Sahil Sahota  (Grade 4) of Webber Academy (teacher: Ms Barr)
$300 Chinook Centre Certificate

Second Prize: Grade 4-6 Story

Alia Wiebe - Centre for Learning @Home

Alia Wiebe – Centre for Learning @Home


Grade 4-6 - Alia Wiebe of Centre for Learning @Home - story: The Diary of M.D.

Grade 4-6 – Alia Wiebe of Centre for Learning @Home – story: The Diary of M.D.

Alia Wiebe (Grade 5) of Centre for Learning @Home (teachers:  Sherry Wiebe and Lori Snoxell )
$200 Chinook Centre Certificate

Third prize: Grade 4-6 Story

Emily Huilin Wu of Westmount Charter School

Emily Huilin Wu of Westmount Charter School


Grade 4-6 - Emily Huilin Wu-Westmount Charter School-story: Becoming a Person

Grade 4-6 – Emily Huilin Wu-Westmount Charter School-story: Becoming a Person

Emily Huilin Wu (Grade 6) of Westmount Charter School (teacher: Ms. Nettishiem)
$100 Chinook Centre Certificate