CNUSD Finalists for Teen Poet Laureate

NORCO – Two CNUSD High School students were selected as finalists for the Inaugural Riverside County Teen Poet Laureate.

The original poetry works of 10th-grade Roosevelt High School student, Natalia Roman and 11th-grade JFK Middle College High School student Zoe Leonard, were selected demonstrating their commitment to the mastery of the art and craft of poetry. In all, 27 students throughout Riverside County were selected as Finalists. The overall title of the Riverside County Teen Poet Laureate will be announced on November 5. Click here to learn more.

The Selected Regional Teen Poet Laureate and runners-up will be published in a limited-edition commemorative chapbook. Selected entries will be published in the All-Teen issue of Inlandia: A Literacy Journey, the online literacy journal of the Inlandia Institute.

Congratulations Natalia and Zoe!