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House Poetry winners 2023

House Poetry winners 2023

Pupils from across all houses and year groups took part in this year’s House Poetry competition. The competition, launched on National Poetry Day, received a record number of entries this year.

Congratulations to Lancaster House who were overall winners of this competition for the second year in a row, and to these pupils listed below. You can read each of the winning poems below.

World Poetry Day theme of ‘Refuge’

1st Place – Sarah (U6) Marriotts House

Joint 2nd Place – Oscar (Shell) Wimborne House

Joint 2nd Place – Toby (Shell) Court House

3rd Place – Jasmine (U6) Salisbury House

Poems celebrating Black Women in History

1st Place – Lara (L6) Lancaster House

2nd Place – Janae and Bee (U6) de Lacy House

3rd Place – Ethan (U6) School House

Your Voice poems

1st Place – Lancaster House

2nd Place – Beaufort

3rd Place - Wimborne