K-8 Spring Writing Contest!

Time to Start Writing!



Welcome to AJ’s annual K-8 writing contest! Please read the guidelines carefully before submitting your work. We can’t wait to read your stories!

Core English Tutoring

Word count maximums:

PreK-2nd grade: 10 pages or 300 words

3rd-5th grade: 750 words

6th-8th grade: 1,500 words


Important dates

All stories are due no later than May 24th at 11:59pm

Winners will be announced by May 31st

Prizes will be distributed the week of June 3rd


To submit your story, fill out the form here.

Remember to upload as a pdf

All stories should be the ideas and writing of the student. Support from a parent or tutor is allowed, as long as the majority of the work is done by the student.

Here are the 2024 prompts:

Get connected with a tutor to work on your story!

Whether your student loves to write or struggles to get the first word down, we can help them write a story their proud of!

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