Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest

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Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest

Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest

Congratulations to our 2019 Winners!

Optimum Region: High School Category

Grand Prize Winner:

Carlee Reid
Academy of Information Technology and Engineering (Stamford, CT)

Runners Up:

Mia Carranza
Herricks High School (New Hyde Park, NY)

Yolanda Contreras
Brentwood High School (Brentwood, NY)

Ellis Eisenberg
Half Hollow Hills High School West (Dix Hills, NY)


Optimum Region: Middle School Category

Grand Prize Winner:

Sofia Alarcon-Frias
Bedford High School (Bedford, CT)

Runners Up:

Sonia Veldhuis
Oradell Public School (Oradell, NJ)

Evan Chang
Marlboro Memorial Middle School (Marlboro, NJ)

Ava Previzi
Saint Joseph School (Oradell, NJ)


Suddenlink Region: High School Category

Grand Prize Winner:

Alyvia Esquibel
Randall High School (Amarillo, TX)

Runners Up:

Samantha Miller
Georgetown High School (Georgetown, TX)

Stephanie Sarabia
Truckee High School (Truckee, CA)

Rebecca Encinas
Flagstaff High School (Flagstaff, AZ)


Suddenlink Region: Middle School Category

Grand Prize Winner:

Dayanara Mendez-Herrera
Fortuna Middle School (Fortuna, CA)

Runners Up:

Adele Bosma
Benold Middle School (Georgetown, TX)

Annisia Morris
Ruston Junior High School (Ruston, LA)

Jawaad Merali
Kelly Lane Middle School (Pflugerville, TX)


Honorable Mention

Kalli Yanzuk
Monterey Senior High School (Lubbock, TX)

Jared Moreno
Lubbock Cooper Middle School (Lubbock, TX)