Block Island Times

B.I. School senior headed to poetry finals

Block Island School senior Mary Conant is headed to the state finals in the Poetry Out Loud contest, marking another in a long line of Block Island students who have participated in the state finals in the past few years.
To make it to the finals, Conant passed the first hurdle in English teacher Nancy Greenaway’s class.
“Mrs. Greenaway asked if anyone was interested, and it was me, Fiona Crawford, Ruby Crawford, Julia Gasner, and Maya Veldman-Wilson,” said Conant, “You pick two poems from a list that they provide on the Poetry Out Loud website.”

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