2023 Student Essay Contest List of Participating Schools

* indicates school had multiple contestants

School Location
Academy for Information Technology Scotch Plains, NJ
Adlai E. Stevenson High School Lincolnshire, IL
Alpha Omega Preparatory Academy Covington, GA
Arkansas School for Mathematics, Sciences, and the Arts Petersburg, VA
Ashesi University Hot Springs, AR
Athens High School Accra, Ghana
Augusta University Troy, MI
Barrington High School Augusta, GA
Bergen County Academies Barrington, RI
Bingham High School Hackensack, NJ
Bishop P. F. Reding Catholic Secondary School Milton, ON, Canada
*Blacksburg Middle School Blacksburg, VA
Braulio Alonso High School Tampa, FL
Brooklyn Technical High School New York City, NY
Cambridge Rindge and Latin School Cambridge, MA
Catlin Gabel School Portland, OR
Chennai Mathematical Institute Marlton, NJ
Christ Church Episcopal School Greenville, SC
Clarke County High School Berryville, VA
Colegio Williams Ciudad de México, México
Cranston High School West Cranston, RI
Creighton University Omaha, NE
Crossroads Academy Lyme, NH
Crown College St. Bonifacius, MN
*Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
Dr. John Folks Middle School San Antonio, TX
Duquesne University Pittsburgh, PA
Egyptian Language School 6th of October City, Egypt
El Rancho Charter School Anaheim, CA
Elberta High School Elberta, AL
*Fall Mountain Regional High School Langdon, NH
Fiorello H. LaGuardia High School of Music & Art and Performing Arts New York City, NY
Florida State University Tallahassee, FL
Fossil Ridge High School Fort Collins, CO
Fossil Ridge High School Fort Worth, TX
*Franklin Regional Senior High School Murrysville, PA
Frisco High School Frisco, TX
Fundação Armando Alvares Penteado São Paulo, Brazil
Gardner Edgerton High School Gardner, KS
Hanover High School Hanover, NH
Harmony Science Academy Carrollton Carrollton, TX
*Head-Royce School Oakland, CA
Henry M. Gunn Senior High School Palo Alto, CA
*Heritage Academy Gateway Mesa, AZ
Homeschooled Cary, NC; Chapel Hill, NC; Durham, NC
Homestead High School Fort Wayne, IN
Indiana Academy for Science, Mathematics, and Humanities Santa Fe, NM
Institute of American Indian Arts Santa Fe, NM
James Monroe High School Fredricksburg, VA
John F. Kennedy Middle College High School Norco, CA
Julia Reynolds Masterman Laboratory and Demonstration School Kalamazoo, MI
Kalamazoo Area Mathematics and Science Center Kalamazoo, MI
Kennesaw Mountain High School Kennesaw, GA
Kettering University Flint, MI
Kromrey Middle School Middleton, WI
Langley High School McLean, VA
Lexington High School Lexington, MA
Liberty High School Frisco, TX
Lund University Lund, Sweden
Mission High School Mission, TX
Moscow State School 67 Moscow, Russia
Mount Holyoke College South Hadley, MA
Mountain Vista High School Highlands Ranch, CO
Mt. Hope High School Bristol, RI
Mt. Washington Middle School Mt. Washington, KY
Ningbo Foreign Language School Ningbo, China
Niskayuna High School Niskayuna, NY
*North Branford Intermediate School North Branford, CT
North Brunswick Township High School North Brunswick, NJ
North Cobb Christian School Kennesaw, GA
Northwest High School Cincinnati, OH
*Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin School Chardon, OH
Oregon State University Corvallis, OR
Patrick County High School Stuart, VA
*Patrick Henry High School Roanoke, VA
Piedmont Hills High School San Jose, CA
Piper High School Kansas City, KS
Pompano Beach High School Pompano Beach, FL
Port Moody Secondary School Port Moody, BC, Canada
Prior Lake High School Savage, MN
Purdue University West Lafayette, IN
Rachel Carson Middle School Herndon, VA
Rancho San Juan High School Salinas, CA
River Hill High School Clarksville, MD
Rockledge High School Rockledge, FL
Saint Andrew’s School Boca Raton, FL
Saint Michael’s College Colchester, VT
Sartell High School Sartell, MN
Scarsdale High School Scarsdale, NY
Shanghai Pinghe School Shanghai, China
Silicon Valley International School Palo Alto, CA
Simsbury High School Simsbury, CT
Stokes Early College High School Walnut Cove, NC
Sunnyslope High School Phoenix, AZ
SVKM JV Parekh International School Mumbai, India
The New School Atlanta, GA
The Ohio State University Columbus, OH
The Springfield Renaissance School Springfield, MA
The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
*Thomas Harrison Middle School Harrisonburg, VA
Troy High School Fullerton, CA
UConn Waterbury Waterbury, CA
United States International University Africa Nairobi, Kenya
University of Alabama at Birmingham Birmingham, AL
*University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh, PA
Utah Valley University Orem, UT
Virginia Military Institute Lexington, VA
*Virginia Tech Blacksburg, VA
Vistamar School El Segundo, CA
Walnut Springs Middle School Westerville, OH
Walt Whitman High School Bethesda, MD
Warwick High School Lititz, PA
Washington-Liberty High School Arlington, VA
Waukon Middle School Waukon, IA
Wellesley College Wellesley, MA
West Humber Collegiate Institute Toronto, ON, Canada
Westminster High School Westminster, CO
Westview High School Avondale, AZ
Wheaton College Wheaton, IL
Wheeler High School Marietta, GA
White Plains High School White Plains, NY
Williamstown High School Williamstown, NJ
*Windward School Los Angeles, CA
Yonkers Montessori Academy Yonkers, NY
Young Women’s STEAM Research & Preparatory Academy El Paso, TX