Loretto Catholic Student Has Poem Published


Liana Perri (centre) shows off her certificate with French teacher Maria De Benedetti (left) and Maria Balanowski, President of OECTA Elementary in Niagara.

Congratulations to Liana Maria Perri, a Grade 2 student at Loretto Catholic Elementary School in Niagara Falls. Liana won a Young Author Award from the Ontario English Catholic Teachers’ Association, as part of its annual writing contest. Liana’s – a cinquain about Mary – was submitted in the Grades 1-2 French Poem category, and her work is published in this year’s OECTA Young Author Awards anthology.

Her winning poem is below:

Spéciale et fantastique
Aime, Dort, Pense
Marie aime Jésus



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