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SMS Students Win Patriot's Pen Awards

Sartell Middle School boasts three Patriot's Pen Award winners. This VFW-sponsored youth essay competition gives students an opportunity to write essays expressing their views on a patriotic theme.

This year's theme was "What Makes America Great". Our students, who were selected as the first, second and third place winners for our area, were honored on Wednesday, November 20 at the Sauk Rapids VFW Women’s Auxiliary.

Congratulations to:

  • 1st place: Isabelle Schlangen
  • 2nd place: Lilly Houghton
  • 3rd place: Brett Schlangen

award winners