Children’s Poetry Competition Winners 2015

We had dozens of entries for this year’s Children’s Poetry Competition. The standard of writing was very high and the judges had a tough time picking the winning entries for each category!

The winners were invited to read their poems at Dominic Berry’s Spark the Goblin Wizard show at Ilkley Literature Festival.

The winners of the 2015 Children’s Poetry Competition are:

Reception, Year 1 and 2

1st place
My Pet by Lorna Young, Bradford Grammar Junior School

2nd Place
Counting Poem by Adam Riaz, Clockhouse Priamry School

3rd Place
Slimy Trails by Georgia Lewis, Bradford Grammar Junior School

Commended
My Brother Started School Today by Connie Thornbridge, Burley in Woodhead Primary

Years 3 and 4

1st Place
Light by Torey Gavrilova, Bradford Grammar Junior School

2nd Place
Autumn Poem by Joel Rand, Ashlands Primary School

3rd Place
Fire by Karanjeet Singh, Moorlands School

Commended
The Sun by Clare Moisey, Bradford Grammar Junior School

Years 5 and 6

1st Place
The Geography Teacher by Sarah Black, Westville House School

2nd Place
The Inferno Show by Rose Gladman, Bradford Grammar Junior School

3rd Place
The Hobbit From Suffolk, by Joe Foley, Burley in Woodhead Primary School

Commended
The Second Dimension by Harry Palmer, Bradford Grammar Junior School
Twilight by Jim Young, Bradford Grammar Junior School

Congratulations to all the winners and well done to everyone that entered for writing such fantastic poems!
The Children’s Poetry Competition will open for 2016 entries in the spring.