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11th Annual Lanier Poetry Slam Videos

The Poetry Slam is in honor of a former Lanier student, Stacy Barnett, who passed away in 2009. Stacy had a love for poetry and shared her gift with many. This year will marked the 11th annual slam, held as a virtual event on Thursday, May 7th, at 5:30 pm.

As a part of Lanier tradition, only 8th-grade students were allowed to participate in the competition. Students created original pieces that they shared with judges and audience members at thier homes all around Houston.  Click below to watch the 11th annual poetry slam and to see the winners!


Video of 2020 LMS Stacy Barnett Poetry Slam

Video of 2020 Poetry Slam Winners


Poetry Slam