Springfield Public Schools had over 500 students win at the 2019 Language Arts Department of Southwest Missouri Fair.
Out of those winners, over 300 individual students will be advancing to a regional fair to celebrate “excellence in communications for students.”
The LAD Fair is a writing and art competition for students at all levels of their education. Over 60 schools competed in this year’s competition with over 6,300 entries in a variety of categories.
Students who win first place can have their entry placed in the SPS Writers Hall of Fame.
Winners of the regional contest will have their work displayed at the 2019 LAD Fair April 27 at Willard High School.
Below is the complete list of winners as provided by Springfield Public Schools: