Vista Grande Elementary School third graders Madison Wood and Brooklyn Greer have placed in the Elks Drug Awareness Poster Contest, with Wood's poster going to the national competition.
The two, members of
Marilyn Posella's class, were honored by visits of two Elks, Kathleen
Kuttler and Doti Mock, of San Diego Elks Lodge No. 168. They brought
third-place honors and $300 for Wood, and Honorable Mention for Greer.
With the third-place finish in California, Wood's poster is now being
considered for a national award.
The students' work was judged on teh development of theme, originality, neatness and mechanics.
"Always Love and Take Care of Yourself and Never, Never Use Drugs!" was the theme of Wood's poster.