The CT COLT Poetry Recitation Contest

The Poetry Contest is an annual event open to 7-12 students whose teachers are members of CT COLT.  Poetry slates are available in the following languages: Ancient Greek, Arabic, Chinese (Mandarin only), ESOL/ELL, French, German, Italian, Latin, Polish, Portuguese, Russian, and Spanish. Additional slates may be available in American Sign Language, Modern Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, and Japanese.

Students may enter the Poetry Contest in the following categories:

Middle School, Level 1 (Beginning or FLEX program)
Middle School, Level 2 (Continuing language)
High School, Levels 1-6
Heritage Speaker, Middle School
Heritage Speaker, High School

2019 Contest

*Registration for this contest is currently closed;
registration for next year’s contest to open in 2020

CALL FOR JUDGES!  We are still in need of judges for this year's annual CT COLT Poetry Contest. Please consider this rewarding experience-it is a great way to network with WL colleagues! Click HERE to sign up.