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2021-22 Personal Essay - MS Middle School

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Personal Essay (MS)

October 25, 2021

Location: Grace Fellowship
(1971 S. Main St., Greensboro, GA)

Middle School Personal Essay is part of the Middle School Academic Day with regions all over Georgia. The Middle School Championship will be held on Monday, October 25 @ Grace Fellowship (1971 S. Main St., Greensboro, GA)


  • Each school may enter one (1) contestant.  The contestant may be either male or female. 
  • The GAPPS office will prepare a list of topics for the Region and State Literary competitions. 
  • All essays will be written in ink.
  • One (1) hour will be given for writing the essay.
  • No other materials, coaching, or dictionaries will be allowed in the room.
  • Students will be given a choice of 3 prompts.
  • Scratch paper will be provided as well as the final draft paper. 




Fall Conference August 2021 Videos
(Videos of the judges' presentation from the Fall Conference)


Participating Schools

1-Oct. 21: Woodstock

  • Harvester Christian Academy
  • Horizon Christian Academy
  • Unity Christian School

2-Oct. 18: Lilburn

  • Covington Academy
  • Johnson Ferry Christian Academy

3-Oct. 19: Macon

  • Calvary Christian School
  • Covenant Academy
  • Georgia Christian School
  • Vidalia Heritage Academy

4-Oct. 15: Greensboro

  • Community Christian School
  • John Hancock Academy
  • Westminster Christian Academy
  • Young Americans Christian School

5-Oct. 20: Statesboro

  • First Academy
  • Heritage Christian Academy
  • Trinity Christian School-Statesboro
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