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Phoenix Senior's Essay Earns Top Honors Statewide

 Phoenix High School senior, Kevionta Jarvis, won first place statewide in the Louisiana Association of Fairs and Festivals Essay Contest.  Her essay was entitled, "Louisiana :  Living off the Land Then and Now."  
 
Her essay also won third place at the Plaquemines Parish Fair & Orange Festival.  She will be recognized at the April 4th  Plaquemines Parish School Board Meeting. 
 
She looks forward to pursuing a career as a pediatric oncologist nurse practitioner after graduating.  Kevionta is the daughter of Kathleen Jarvis and Kevin Kelso.    Her English teacher is Mr. Justin Walters.