2018 Winning Essays

Here are your 2018 Essay Challenge Winning Essays.

1st Place Winner $5,000 # of Votes
John Garcia Schurr High School 16,421
Runner Up Winners $500
Michael Osorio City Honors College Prep 10,637
Tran Ha Schurr High School 2,838
Kassady Garrison Schurr High School 2,722
Hannah Lee Oxford Academy 1,986
Isaac Sanchez Lakewood High School 1,908
Evan Lam Schurr High School 1,468
Kalis Collman City Honors College Prep 1,360
Liliana Rodriguez Carson High School 1,291
McKay Arvidson Mater Dei High School 1,244
Kimberly Carrillo Schurr High School 1,193
Honorable Mention Winners $100
Jocelyn Lemus-Valle Cabrillo High School 1,192
Mia Techur Carson High School 1,024
Samantha Gertz Marina High School 899
Yesenia Morales Bell Gardens High School 839
Delaney Russell Lakewood High School 690
Christine Lina Carson High School 615
Jagari Jennings Mater Dei High School 580
Kamyra Williams Carson High School 568
Julian Hernandez Schurr High School 537
Janelle Catbagan Carson High School 528
Angela Ambrosio Carson High School 439
Jaimie Cortez Bell Gardens High School 430
John Arceno Cabrillo High School 411
Sean Phorn Carson High School 396
Gary Francis Cabrillo High School 372