Return to Headlines

MBJH Student Wins Writing Award

Mountain Brook Junior High 8th grader, Cromwell Estes, achieved the Gold Key Scholastic Writing Award for a personal essay.  The essay, written about her grandmother, was one of nearly 340,000 entries from across the U.S. in the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards Competition.  

Cromwell's writing teacher, Dr. Ruth Beenken, praised Cromwell's achievement and her writing ability. 

Cromwell was also recently selected to compete on the Mountain Brook High School Girl's Golf team as a 9th grader next year.