Congratulations to the following Simon Kenton High School students, who won Martin Luther King Jr. student awards from the Kentucky Martin Luther King Jr. State Commission.
- Lana Shadler, 1st Place, Poetry
- Jada Johnson, 2nd Place, Poetry
- Ryan Caldwell, 3rd Place, Poetry
- Caitlin Rott, 1st Place, Essay.
Building on Dr. King's passion and leadership, students were asked to creatively express how reflecting on the past can help build a brighter future – in their own life and in the lives of others. Students reflected on Dr. King's legacy of service to explore innovative approaches to positive social change.
The awards were announced during a virtual ceremony.