Gaelyn Smith '16 wins slam poetry competition

November 13, 2015

On Wednesday, November 11, two members of the Madeira Slam Team, Mona Hagmagid '16 and Gaelyn Smith '16, competed in the NOVA Invitational Slam Competition at Hayfield Secondary School in Springfield, VA. Eighteen poets from six area high schools competed in a three-round slam for bragging rights and the title of NOVA Invitational Slam Champion. Each Madeira student recited beautiful original poetry, and Gaelyn Smith brought home the crown. Congratulations, Gaelyn!


Gaelyn SP win