Poetry Out Loud

Message from Amanda Filori the Alaska State Poetry Out Loud Coordinator

It is my pleasure to announce our State Finalists for Alaska's 2022 Poetry Out Loud State Competition.


to all of the students for their hard work and dedication!

The adjudication panel would like to let all of the students know that they thought their performances were powerful, brave, courageous and were all extremely impressed with each submission. Thank you again for sharing your voices with us!

Here are the State Finalists for 2022

Bergen Kludt-Painter - Petersburg High School
Brenna Keith - West Anchorage High School
Brielle Lorentzen - Tanalian School
Caitlyn Greenleaf - Whitestone Farms Training Center
Callia Fielding - Skagway School
Claire Moreland - West Anchorage High School
Imani Zaidi - Chugiak High School
Madelynne Brehmer - North Pole High School
Mariah McGuire - Homer High School
Naomi Tidwell - Ben Eielson Jr/Sr High School
Nikolai Chavez - Whitestone Farms Training Center
Rayana Proch - Upstream Learning


to all of the students, teachers and parents!