During the recent ELA 11-12 Poetry Out Loud competition, Cabool High School junior Marissa Mathews qualified for the regional Poetry Out Loud Competition to be held in Springfield, Missouri, on February 21. Regional competitors are required to select three poems from an approved list. One poem is required to be written by a pre-20th century writer, and one must be 25 lines or fewer in length. Competitors must dramatically present each of the three poems from memory.
News Article By: The Cabool Enterprise