Ferndown Upper School Students Taste National Success

Ferndown Upper School Students Taste National Success

Ferndown Upper School students came 2nd in a recent national creative writing contest, in which there were 43,000 entrants from over 1200 secondary schools.

 Ferndown Upper school students have been awarded £500 for winning second place in the recent national creative writing competition for schools.

It was a hotly contested competition with a third of all secondary entering.

The successful Ferndown team consisted of:

Zoe Bingham Amy Miller Harry Coburn Sophia Wilcox
Bailey Tuttiett Payge Howard Adam Clarke Leah Toms
Abi Dearlove Rowan Ford Holly Carver Phoebe Johnson
Robyn Vallier Charlene Hardiman Anna-Sophie Franz Tom Regan
Zoe Coldwell Darcy Allen Abi Hallam Cody Cowan
Ellis Pitson Christina Holden Rebecca Mills

Here is an extract from one of the entries, He Sensed It.

‘He could hear the irritating drone of insects, feel the humid atmosphere weighing him down, smell fear, taste the sticky sweet scent of the jungle. He could see nothing. The thoughts of his missing friend raced through his mind.’

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