Writers Abound at Maplewood

Maplewood Principal Dr. Vito D’Elia congratulates left to right: Abrianna Mandarino,  Joseph Bustamante, and Madison Caiazzo.
Maplewood Principal Dr. Vito D’Elia congratulates left to right: Abrianna Mandarino, Joseph Bustamante, and Madison Caiazzo.

Maplewood is extremely proud of three students who submitted entries for the Huntington Youth Writes writing contest. This is a tremendous accomplishment, as there were close to 700 entries and only 48 winners. The winning students are:

Madison Caiazzo – Third Place, Essay Category for “The Nightmare Pneumonia”

Abrianna Mandarino – First Place, Short Story Category for “Snow Life”

Joseph Bustamante – Third Place, Short Story Category for “The Box”