Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest, Merrick

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Date: January 22, 2016
Region: Long Island
Location: Merrick Avenue Middle School
Topic: Hispanic Heritage Essay Month Contest

Hispanic Heritage Essay Contest, Merrick

Everyone knows Shakira's music, but one erudite middle schooler on Long Island knows more about the pop star than most. Merrick Avenue Middle School's Jessica Zhang has won the 3rd prize in the Middle School category of Optimum Community's Hispanic Heritage Month Essay Contest for her insightful essay.

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