State Essay Winner
Lipscomb Elementary is celebrating a great accomplishment that was recently obtained by one of its great students.
Recently, in February CardeSia Rowser won the local Elk Essay Contest for the Cahaba Valley Elks Lodge 1738. On
Monday, April 6, 2015, her teacher Lisa Baxter was informed that CardeSia's essay was selected as the STATE WINNER for the Alabama Elks Association.
The essay was about "What does the Pledge of Allegiance mean to me." CardeSia's essay was selected as the winner for Division 1(5th and 6th graders). She out performed students from Bluff Park Elementary, Hamiliton Middle School, and Helena Middle School of Alabama.
As the state winner, she will receive a complete set of 50 Gold Plated State Quarters plus 5 territories and a District of Columbia Quarters. She will also receive a framed Certificate of Writing Excellence.
We are so proud of CardeSia.