UNESCO World Poetry Day

To celebrate World Poetry Day, students were encouraged to write and submit a poem about “the world around them”, whether that was something they saw on their way to school or a world event featured in the news that week. There were no restrictions on form, rhyme or length so it was no surprise that we ended up with nearly 100 entries on a whole range of topics, from Children in Need to a student’s favourite tree! The winning entry is below: