Jefferson and Mellon Literary Magazines Honored by NCTE
March 2, 2014
Jefferson Middle School’s Literary Magazine Our Piece of Mind and Mellon Middle School’s The Outlook were both recognized with a rank of Excellent in the 2013 National Council of Teachers of English Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines. Congratulations to JMS student editors Nora Tomer, Darby McCaslin, and faculty advisor Melissa Kelly, and MMS student editors Sophie Guthrie, David Happe, Elena Redmond, and faculty advisor Nancy Junker on this outstanding accomplishment.
NCTE's Program to Recognize Excellence in Student Literary Magazines (PRESLM) recognizes students, teachers, and schools for producing excellent literary magazines. The program's mission is to encourage all schools to develop literary magazines, seeking excellence in writing and school-wide participation in production.