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Respect Life Contest 2017-18 Winners

The Diocese of Rockville Centre’s Respect Life Office held its 16th Annual Youth Awards Ceremony to honor participants in the Respect Life Contest at Holy Trinity High School on May 2, 2018.

Awards were given to the winning entries of essay, poetry, bookmarks, videos, murals for life, photography, our new category student senior interview and musical selections.  Students from across Long Island in grades 7-8 (Level One) and grades 9-12 (Level Two) created entries  on the theme “Be Not Afraid”

Video Clip Level I

1st Place:
Rita C

2nd Place: 
Christopher P

3rd Place: 
Grace B

Video Clip Level II

1st Place:
Morgan B

2nd Place: 
Madeline D

3rd Place: 
Kyra V

Essay Level I

1st Place: Faith S – view essay

2nd Place: Isabel S

3rd Place: Patrick L

Essay Level II

1st Place: William P – view essay

2nd Place: Theresa M

3rd Place: Rachel N

Mural for Life Level I

1st Place: 
Nora B
Valentina R

2nd Place: 
Isabella D, Selin M, Julian M & Brook V

3rd Place: 
Abigail C & Natalia V

Mural for Life Level II

1st Place: 
Eleni M & Meghan P

2nd Place: 
Monika J & Dominique P

3rd Place: 
Caroline C & Maura G

Poetry Level I

1st Place: Omokhogie S – view poem

2nd Place: Kasey C

3rd Place: Olivia T

Poetry Level II

1st Place: Sophia S view poem

2nd Place: Meghan C

3rd Place: Rebecca A

Photography Level I

1st Place: 
Joseph H

2nd Place: 
Alison M

3rd Place: 
Sophia R

Photography Level II

1st Place: 
John Henry D

2nd Place: 
Evelyn V

3rd Place: 
Paul S

Student Senior Interview Level I & Level II

Student Award Winner: 
Spencer B

1st Place: 
Michael C

2nd Place: 
Liam M

3rd Place: 
Gina D

Bookmark Level I

Bookmark Level I

1st Place: 
Noel B

2nd Place: 
Mateo R

3rd Place: 
Jasmine Cantos-M

Bookmark Level II

1st Place: 
Sarah D

2nd Place: 
Christopher Jean-P

3rd Place: 
Meghan M

Music Level I

1st Place: 
Alessandra H

2nd Place: 
Victoria M

3rd Place: 
Chandler A

Music Level II

1st Place: 
Christelle Tarah P

2nd Place: 
Joseph S

3rd Place: 
Julianna R

All entries are property of Respect Life Diocese of Rockville Centre Office © 2018