Junior Jet Elbualy Earns National Writing Award

Junior Jet Elbualy has been honored with a National Silver Medal for their poem "years in the life" in the 2017 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, sponsored by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers.

A silver medal places Jet's poem in the top 1 percent of 300,000 submissions by U.S. students in grades seven through 12 this year. Jet joins a legacy of celebrated authors who received this award as young writers, including Joyce Carol Oates and Stephen King. Connect to "years in the life" by Jet Elbualy.