St. Emily students participated in the 2012 Mount Prospect Fire Department Poster/Essay Contest. Students were judged individually by school and grade. First-place school winners were then judged villagewide with all the other schools that participated.
St. Emily School winners are: Andrea Rivera, third place, first-grade poster contest; Camille Martinez, third place, third-grade poster contest; James Denten, first place, sixth-grade essay contest; Kara Dempsey, second place, sixth-grade essay contest; Tyler Lapinski, third place, sixth-grade essay contest; Mary Paczko, first place, seventh-grade essay contest; Holly Schwartz, third place, seventh-grade essay contest; Kaitlyn Denten, second place, eighth-grade essay contest; Justin Baltazar, third place, eighth-grade essay contest.
Students attended an awards ceremony and reception recognizing all the village winners at the village board meeting on Wednesday, Nov. 7.
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