GHS students were again well represented in annual social studies essay contests. In the Town of Greenwich’s Affirmative Action Advisory Committee’s Defining Diversity Contest, Jacob Stone placed 2nd, and Vijay Kadiyala and Madeleine Hitel earned Honorable Mention recognition. In the Connecticut Foundation for Open Government contest, Alexis Tatore took first place, Bennett Brain took 3rd place, and Honorable Mention was earned by Sarah Barnaby and Christopher Healy.
In the Civics First Constitution Day Essay Contest, Joseph Peters earned 1st place, Alexandra Maloney earned 2nd, and Isabel Baird earned 3rd place.
And, in the nationwide John F. Kennedy Profiles in Courage Essay Contest, Pietro Picco and Sebastian Gomez del Campo both earned 2nd round honors from thousands of papers submitted. All involved were the Junior year students of Jessica Flynn, Aaron Hull, and Courtney Powers in AP Government and Comparative Politics classes this year.”