The Knights of Columbus is sponsoring an essay contest at SJV. The two chosen winners will receive $500 toward his/her 2013-2014 SJV tuition. The topic of the essay is “The Role of Catholics in Modern Society”. Students in 6th and 7th grade have been assigned this topic and are currently brainstorming and writing introductory paragraphs for the competition. All students are required to write the essay and may choose whether or not to submit it to the competition. Students will begin working on body and closing paragraphs in class next week. The competition deadline is January 22nd. All entries should be submitted to Mrs. Roberts.