Letters were mailed to all student participants and recognition certificates were mailed to school principals on April 30, 2012.
A total of 274 students were selected as outstanding writers in the 2012 NCTE Achievement Awards in Writing. The recipients were chosen from 1,107 students nominated in their junior year by their teachers, from the 50 states, the District of Columbia, Canada, the Virgin Islands, and American schools abroad. The number of nominees from each school is based on the school’s total enrollment in grades ten through twelve: one nominee per 500 students.
2012 Students Receiving Certificates of Recognition
Click the links below for each state.