Waukegan PLUS Student Wins Essay Contest (Waukegan, Ill.)
The contest centered on a short story written by Ray Bradbury, a native of Waukegan. The task was to write an essay about a risk taken and lessons learned from the situation.
Ja’Wann produced a spectacular essay that was an inspiration to everyone who read it. This is a huge accomplishment for a student who has grown and achieved much throughout his years at Waukegan Plus.
Words cannot express how proud we are of Ja’Wann; congratulations to him on his success!
You can read Ja’Wann’s winning essay, “The Risk I Took,” on the Waukegan Public Library website here.