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Lifting Student Voices:  HealthPoint’s 2023 Student Poetry Contest

February 20th, 2023
Community Outreach Events, News

By: Natasha Rudolph, Communications Coordinator

Lifting Student Voices:  HealthPoint’s 2023 Student Poetry Contest


HealthPoint is excited to announce the 2023 Student Poetry Contest! The annual contest seeks to lift student voices and share creative expression within our communities.

All students in the Renton School District, Highline Public Schools, and Federal Way Public Schools are eligible to participate.

One or more poems may be featured in upcoming HealthPoint events, communications, HealthPoint website, or social media!

Check out the video below of last year's winner, Cora sharing her poem at our annual event, Kaleidoscope! 

Submissions will be accepted March 1, 2023 thru March 31, 2023


Submissions can be sent via email to or dropping off at your school-based health center (SBHC.) All entries must include the submission form along with the poem (Forms available online or at SBHC.) Each entry must be created by the original author and unpublished, with content that is family-friendly. Rhyming is not required.

Winners will be announced no later than April 30, 2023.

Prizes include:
1st place ~ $100 giftcard
2nd place ~ $75 giftcard
3rd place ~ $50 giftcard

Questions? Email us at

Scan the QR code below to download the submission form.