Poetry Out Loud is a national recitation contest that begins on a school-wide level all across the country. Competitors will memorize, prepare, and perform recitations of well-known poems for a panel of judges. The winner from each school progresses to the regional competition, the state-wide competition, and ultimately the national competition featuring representatives from every state in Washington, D.C.2024 COMPETITIONEmail TaraCivitillo@dvrhs.org if you are interested.
RULES: Contestants will need to memorize and perform TWO (2) poems in the competition from the approved eligible poems list.
National Poetry Out Loud Website: http://www.poetryoutloud.org
Info on NJ's POL: https://www.njpol.org
Previous School-Wide Competition Winners:2024-2019- Samantha Ruby2018 - Rachel Baransky2017 - Rachel Baransky2016 - Lara Watrous2015 - Kaya Cousin2014 - Serena ColumbroClick HERE to view the 2023 Virginia's Poetry Out Loud National Competition.