2014 5th Grade Essay Contest

“Today’s Writers…Tomorrow’s Leaders”

Open To Staten Island Residents Only

Tom Crimmins Realty is holding it's second annual 5th grade essay contest! Here at Tom Crimmins Realty, we understand how important our youth is to our community. Because of this, we want to encourage them to learn while promoting the essential values of a community. As a business of real estate agents, we help families find their communities to raise families and create meaningful realationships with their neighbors. We at Tom Crimmins Realty believe it is absolutely necessary to instill these values in our children to continue on the great idea of a community in Staten Island. We chose a topic concerning the St. George Ferris Wheel because of the effect the ferris wheel will have on our neighborhoods.

Essay question:

To what extent will the St. George Ferris Wheel impact the Staten Island community?

Dates and Information:

 Submission must be received by Friday, May 9, 2014- No late entries accepted!

Please view the 5th Grade Essay Contest Application for a full list of contest rules.


  • Platinum – Laptop, printer, & flash drive
  • Gold – Laptop
  • Silver – iPad Mini
  • Bronze – Kindle Fire

 Good Luck!

5th Grade Essay Contest Application

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