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Clear Creek
13501 Albemarle Road
Charlotte, NC 28227
Courier #: 338
P: 980-343-6922  |  F: 980-343-6156 
Principal: Michelle Johnson
LC: East Learning Community
Bell Schedule: 7:45 AM - 2:45 PM
Grades: K-5
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MLK Contest 2016


Winners 2016-2017 School Year

Brooke Holmes and Elijah Sneed

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Contest Prompt: During an interview in 1966 Dr. King continues to stress the path of nonviolence. However, he also said, "...we've got to see that a riot is the language of the unheard. And, what is it that America has failed to hear?" Make your answer heard through your art or writing.


Contest Objectives:

  • To encourage students to understand that Dr. King's historic words can influence our actions today

  • To inspire students to impact our community by embracing and living Dr. King's dream

  • To bring focus and attention to the relationships and events that illustrate unheard voices 

  • To inspire students to use visual arts and writing as active forms of creative expressions



  • Monday, November 7th - Submissions due to homeroom teachers

  • Wednesday, November 30th - District judging for each grade band in art and writing

  • Friday, December 2nd - All school and district winners will receive an invitation for the National Observance Day ceremony


Art Permission Form

Art Rubric


Writing Permission Form

Writing Rubric



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