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In the recent essay contest held to mark the grand opening of the Carnival Center for Excellence held April 4, 2016, five winners were selected. The two middle school winners and three high school winners received a total of $30,000 in scholarships and educational resources in laptop computers and software.
The essay contest winners were:
1st Place – $10,000: Crystal Proctor, 12th grade, Miami Carol City Senior High School
2nd Place – $7,500, Martin Menard, 12th grade, North Miami Senior High School
3rd Place – $5,000, Amaya King, 10th grade, Miami Lakes Educational Center
1st Place – $5,000, Stephen Kelly, 8th grade, Miami Lakes Middle School
2nd Place – $2,500, Ladarrius Blackman, 6th grade, The SEED School of Miami