The Eastern Shore Reading Council announced that 12 Worcester Prep students were named finalists in the 2018 Young Authors' Contest for short story or poetry. These finalists finished in the top three in their respective category and grade level.
All finalists, along with their families, teachers and school administrators, are invited to attend the Young Authors' awards reception Thursday, April 19, at Salisbury University. This year's contest was one of the largest, with entries from 28 different schools, public and private. The Eastern Shore Reading Council is a nonprofit organization with the mission to improve the level of literacy in the three counties on Maryland's lower Eastern Shore.