Essay Contest Winners

The Committee for Integrity Enhancement is proud to present the winning essays for you to read.

2018 — The topic: “How do I demonstrate integrity in the way I relate to those who are different from me?”

Elementary School Division: Natalie Hatton, 4th grade, Daleville Elementary (Stacey King, teacher). Division 1 Natalie Hatton- Elementary

Middle School Division: Chantel Sowers, 8th grade, Wes-Del Middle School (Mrs. Meier-Fisher, teacher). Division 2 Chantel Sower- Middle School

High School Division: Ben Martin, 12th grade, Woodward Academy. Division 3 Ben Martin – High School 1st place

2017 — The topic: “Why is important to show integrity in working to achieve a difficult goal?”

Elementary School Division: Emma Judge, West View Elementary (Miss Hunter, teacher). Division 1 Emma Judge Elem School Division 1st Winner

Middle School Division: Lea Alexander, Yorktown Middle School (Robert Reid, teacher). Division 2 Lea Alexander Middle School Division 1st Winner

High School Division: Matthew Zirkle, Heritage Hall Christian School (Bob Winebarger, teacher). Division 3 Matthew Zirkle- High School Division 1st Place Winner

2016 — The topic: “How do my beliefs and actions show my commitment to being a person of integrity?”

Elementary School Division: Lydia Coombs, Selma Elementary (Adam Faulkner, teacher). Division 1 CIE Essay 2016 Elementary 1st Place Lydia Coombs

Middle School Division: Alana Stonewall, Heritage Hall Christian School (Roy Callan, teacher). Division 2 CIE Essay 2016 Middle School 1st Place Alana Stonewall

High School Division: Joli Finley, Delta High School (Suzy Fox, teacher). “The Real Key to Success” Division 3 CIE Essay 2016 High School 1st Place Joli Finley

2015 — The topic: “How can my response to authority (parents, teachers, police, etc.) reflect my integrity?”

Elementary School Division: Benjamin Stanley, St. Mary Elementary. Division I Winner 2015 Committee for Integrity Enhancement

Middle School Division: Douglas McDaniel, Delta Middle School. “Parental Matadors” Division 2 Winner Parental Matadors

High School Division: Ben Martin, Woodward Academy (Home School). “Tamin” Division 3 Winner Committee for Integrity Enhancement

2014 — The topic: “How Can I Show Integrity in the Way I Express My Opinions?

Elementary School Division: Brady Hunt, 5th grade, Royerton Elementary School (Mrs. Christopher, teacher). CIE Essay 2014 Elementary 1st place Brady Hunt.

Middle School Division: Kennedy Little, 6th grade (Mrs. Turner, teacher). CIE Essay 2014 Middle School 1st Place Kennedy Little.

High School Division: Anna Grover, 10th grade (Mrs. Fox, teacher). CIE Essay 2014 High School 1st Place Anna Grover.