Young Writer District Winners 2021

The theme set this year was "My Happiest Day"


Senior Category (for students aged 14 - 17 years)

Winner: Isabelle Depoix (age 15), Gordon's School (sponsored by Woking District Rotary Club)

Judges comments: "She related her feelings in a mature way in a good piece of contemporary writing".

Read Isabelle's winning entry here

Highly commended: 

  • Atiyar Gaffar (sponsored by Bookham & Horsley Rotary Club)
  • Lauren Mittelmeier (sponsored by Bookham & Horsley Rotary Club)

Intermediate Category (for students aged 11 - 13 years)

Winner: Lauren Irons (age 13), Manor House School (sponsored by Bookham & Horsley Rotary Club)

Judges comments: "It summed up the feelings of a teenager and it could also sum up the feelings of everyone at this time."

Read Lauren's contribution here

Highly commended:

  • Rayaan Syal (sponsored by Camberley Rotary Club)
  • Lillia Simmonds (sponsored by Fleet Rotary Club)

    Junior Category (for students aged 7 - 11 years)

    Winner: Abigail Wills (age 10), Elvetham Heath Primary (sponsored by Fleet Rotary Club)

    Judges comments: "It was relevant to environmental concerns in our times."

    Read Abigail's contribution here

    Highly commended:

    • Samuel Miller (sponsored by Midhurst & Petworth Rotary Club)
    • Isabella Searle (sponsored by Fleet Rotary Club)

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