Alex Williams (grade 9) earned a full-tuition scholarship to attend Aviation Camp at the US Space and Rocket Center by designing a mission patch, developing and running an experiment, and writing essays.

Sixth grader, Bella Williams’ essay “Anne Frank Died But Her Diary Lives With Us” won 1st place in the Jewish Federation of the Quad Cities’ annual Ida Kramer Children and the Holocaust essay contest. She donated half of her award to help Ukrainian children.