St. Francis Students win 41% of ALL awards in the Rotary Writers’ Faire

Jim & Billie Thrower Rotary Writing Faire 

St. Francis Solano Students Win 27 Awards

Humorous Poetry

2nd Place; Amber Chang-Fairy Tale
HM: Megan Hanson-My Different Personalities

Creative Non-Fiction

1st Place: Emma Routhier- The Art of Procrastination
2nd Place: Renee Sanders- How to be a Trendy Girl
3rd Place: Sebastian Silva-How to Become the Favorite Child
HM: Nathan Zheng- Failing a Test


1st Place: Shannon Macaulay-The Eyes of the Past
2nd Place: Ethan Routhier- Do You Want Water or Do You Need Water
HM: Francesca Zanin: Farmers vs. Fish


HM: Renee Sanders-Happiness Does Not Sprout and the Seed of Wealth

First Hand Biography

2nd Place: Mirella Robledo- Achieving Your Dreams
2nd Place: Jack Borden-My Noni
3rd Place: Robby Sangiacomo-Buck Sangiacomo
HM: Giancarlo Guerrero-Juana Viveros Sanchez

Personal Narrative

2nd Place: Megan Hanson-A Family Bond is One of a Kind
3rd Place:Sophia Strand-The Art of the Mind


1st Place: Kiera Day-Sea World:Is it Really What You Think?
2nd Place: Sebastian Silva-Ban Cigarettes
HM: Giovanni Zanin- Rodeos Should be Illegal

Original Comic

1st Place: Renee Sanders
3rd Place: Gwen Morgan


1st Place: Emma Routhier-The Man on the 2:30 AM Bus
3rd Place: A.J. Riebli- A Drive
HM: Sebastian Silva-Sunday in the City


1st Place: Kiera Day-Angelica Schuyler
2nd Place: Francesca Zanin- Carli Lloyd
3rd Place: Sam Cutting- Louis Zamperini