ShareThis Page
Young Achiever: Kendall Kelly |

Young Achiever: Kendall Kelly

Jodi Weigand
| Thursday, November 10, 2011 12:00 a.m

Kendall Kelly

Age : 11

Residence : Mt. Lebanon

Family : Mom, Greta; dad, Kevin; and two brothers, Rory and Shane

School : Jefferson Middle School

Clubs/organizations: Plays soccer and basketball

Noteworthy : Kendall won first place in an illustrated poetry contest as part of the American Chemical Society’s 2011 National Chemistry Week and International Year of Chemistry celebrations. She won first place for her poem in the sixth- to eighth-grade division. Students were asked to pick topics related to the theme “Chemistry — Our Health, Our Future!” Her poem will be entered into the national poetry competition sponsored by the American Chemical Society.

Quote : “I was happy. I thought I was dreaming.”

Categories: News
TribLIVE commenting policy

You are solely responsible for your comments and by using you agree to our Terms of Service.

We moderate comments. Our goal is to provide substantive commentary for a general readership. By screening submissions, we provide a space where readers can share intelligent and informed commentary that enhances the quality of our news and information.

While most comments will be posted if they are on-topic and not abusive, moderating decisions are subjective. We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can. Because of the volume of reader comments, we cannot review individual moderation decisions with readers.

We value thoughtful comments representing a range of views that make their point quickly and politely. We make an effort to protect discussions from repeated comments either by the same reader or different readers

We follow the same standards for taste as the daily newspaper. A few things we won't tolerate: personal attacks, obscenity, vulgarity, profanity (including expletives and letters followed by dashes), commercial promotion, impersonations, incoherence, proselytizing and SHOUTING. Don't include URLs to Web sites.

We do not edit comments. They are either approved or deleted. We reserve the right to edit a comment that is quoted or excerpted in an article. In this case, we may fix spelling and punctuation.

We welcome strong opinions and criticism of our work, but we don't want comments to become bogged down with discussions of our policies and we will moderate accordingly.

We appreciate it when readers and people quoted in articles or blog posts point out errors of fact or emphasis and will investigate all assertions. But these suggestions should be sent via e-mail. To avoid distracting other readers, we won't publish comments that suggest a correction. Instead, corrections will be made in a blog post or in an article.