Reminder - Writing Contest Entries Due Tuesday February 16

Maggie L. Walker
The Lady, The Legacy, The Landmark
Consider the history and culture of Maggie L. Walker Governor’s School. Discuss how the building’s evolution, from a segregated high school to an integrated high school to a regional governor’s school, embodies the life, times, and the notable quote of Maggie L. Walker: “Have faith; have hope; have courage, and carry on!” Be sure to include a combination of facts (research of building and/or interviews of alumni), as well as personal anecdotes that describe your experience as a MLWGS student.

Respond in essay form.
Limit: 2 pages, double-spaced.
Due: Tuesday, February 16
Turn in your entries to Mrs. Williams or Ms. DeGroat