2024 Student Essay Contest List of Participating Schools

* indicates school had multiple contestants

School Location
Albemarle High School Charlottesville, VA
Allan Hancock College Santa Maria, CA
Applied Technology High School Paramus, NJ
*Athens High School Troy, MI
Beijing 101 Middle School Beijing, China
Belleville West High School Belleville, IL
Bethlehem Central High School Delmar, NY
Bishop McNamara High School Forestville, MD
Blanson CTE High School Houston, TX
Bonita Vista Middle School Chula Vista, CA
Bradley Middle School San Antonio, TX
*Brigham Young University Provo, UT
Brookline High School Brookline, MA
Butler Traditional High School Louisville, KY
Cascade High School Turner, OR
Catalina Foothills High School Tucson, AZ
Cedar Falls High School Cedar Falls, IA
Centennial Secondary School Belleville, ON, Canada
Central Valley High School Spokane Valley, WA
Chagrin Falls High School Chagrin Falls, OH
Chatham Early College Siler City, NC
*Chongqing Yucai Secondary School Chongqing, China
Clark State College Springfield, OH
Clear Lake High School Houston, TX
Cleveland High School Clayton, NC
Cleveland State University Cleveland, OH
Collège Robert Morel Arles, France
Colorado School of Mines Golden, CO
Compass Public Charter School Meridian, ID
Concord High School Elkhart, IN
Coral Springs Middle School Coral Springs, FL
Crawford W. Long Middle School Atlanta, GA
*Dartmouth College Hanover, NH
DeLaSalle High School Minneapolis, MN
Doane University Crete, NE
Don Valley Middle School North York, ON, Canada
East Ascension High School Gonzales, LA
Elkhorn Ridge Middle School Omaha, NE
Evangelical Christian School Cordova, TN
*Faith Academy Mobile, AL
Farmington High School Farmington, UT
Fishers High School Fishers, IN
Founders Classical Academy of Frisco Frisco, TX
*Frances C. Richmond Middle School Hanover, NH
Franklin & Marshall College Lancaster, PA
George Bush High School Richmond, TX
George Ranch High School Richmond, TX
Great Crossing High School Georgetown, KY
Greenwood Christian Academy Greenwood, IN
Hanover High School Hanover, NH
Harvey Mudd College Claremont, CA
*Head-Royce School Oakland, CA
Hebrew Academy of Nassau County Uniondale, NY
Higher School of Sciences and Technology of Hammam Sousse Hammam Sousse, Tunisia
Highland Park High School Highland Park, IL
*Holton-Arms School Bethesda, MD
*Homeschooled
Dumont, NJ;
Ottawa, ON, Canada;
San Antonio, TX;
San Marcos, TX
Hopkinsville High School Hopkinsville, KY
Indian River School Canaan, NH
Indian River State College Fort Pierce, FL
International School of Management Hamburg, Germany
Iowa City High School Iowa City, IA
Ironwood Ridge High School Oro Valley, AZ
James “Nikki” Rowe High School McAllen, TX
Jesuit High School – Portland Portland, OR
Juanita High School Kirkland, WA
Kalamazoo College Kalamazoo, MI
Keller Collegiate Academy Fort Worth, TX
Kent State University Kent, OH
KIPS Academy Lahore, Pakistan
L&N STEM Academy Knoxville, TN
LakeView Technology Academy Pleasant Prairie, WI
Lee County High School Leesburg, GA
Lone Peak High School Highland, UT
Loyola College Prep Shreveport, LA
Lyman High School Longwood, FL
*Lyme School Lyme, NH
Lynbrook Senior High School Lynbrook, NY
Madison High School Madison, OH
Marian Central Catholic High School Woodstock, IL
*Marion Cross School Norwich, VT
Mater Dei High School Santa Ana, CA
Metro Early College High School Columbus, OH
Metro Early College Middle School Columbus, OH
Miami-Dade Online Academy Miami, FL
Mira Loma High School Sacramento, CA
Morris Catholic High School Denville, NJ
Mount Holyoke College South Hadley, MA
Mountain Range High School Westminster, CO
Nansha College Preparatory Academy Guangzhou, China
Nashville Community High School Nashville, IL
Needham High School Needham, MA
New Albany High School New Albany, OH
North Hagerstown High School Hagerstown, MD
Northern Michigan University Marquette, MI
Northwood High School Irvine, CA
*Notre Dame-Cathedral Latin School Chardon, OH
Oaks Christian School Westlake Village, CA
Obafemi Awolowo University Ilé-Ifẹ̀, Nigeria
Orcutt Academy Charter High School Orcutt, CA
Pine View School Osprey, FL
Pitzer College Claremont, CA
Portland State University Portland, OR
Pressman Academy Los Angeles, CA
Princeton International School of Mathematics and Science Princeton, NJ
Prosper High School Prosper, TX
Queen’s University Kingston, ON, Canada
Reservoir High School Fulton, MD
Ridge Point High School Missouri City, TX
Rivendell Academy Orford, NH
Salt Lake Community College Salt Lake City, UT
Sandford International School Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
Santa Cruz High School Santa Cruz, CA
Santa Monica High School Santa Monica, CA
Shrewsbury High School Shrewsbury, MA
Skyline High School Idaho Falls, ID
Spring Lake High School Spring Lake, MI
Springboro High School Springboro, OH
Sri Kumaran Children’s Home Karnataka, India
*St Peter’s Girls’ School Adelaide, Australia
St. Joseph Catholic School Belleville, ON, Canada
St. Joseph Morrow Park Catholic Secondary School North York, ON, Canada
Temple University Philadelphia, PA
Terry Parker High School Jacksonville, FL
Tesla STEM High School Redmond, WA
Texas A&M University College Station, TX
Texas Tech University Lubbock, TX
Thaden School Bentonville, AR
The Academy for Mathematics, Science, and Engineering Rockaway, NJ
The College of New Jersey Ewing Township, NJ
The Dunham School Baton Rouge, LA
The Frisch School Paramus, NJ
*The Leffell School Hartsdale, NY
The Ohio State University Columbus, OH
The University of Chicago Chicago, IL
*The University of Texas at Austin Austin, TX
The Wheeler School Providence, RI
Thornwood High School South Holland, IL
Triad High School Troy, IL
Troy Athens High School Troy, MI
University High School Tucson, AZ
University of California, Los Angeles Los Angeles, CA
University of Georgia Athens, GA
University of Houston Houston, TX
University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia, PA
University of Port Harcourt Choba, Nigeria
University of Toronto Toronto, ON, Canada
University of Virginia Charlottesville, VA
Ursuline Academy Cincinnati, OH
Utah Valley University Orem, UT
Valdosta State University Valdosta, GA
*Venice High School Venice, FL
Verrado Middle School Buckeye, AZ
Veterans High School Kathleen, GA
Vistamar School El Segundo, CA
West Ridge Middle School Austin, TX
West Windsor-Plainsboro High School North Plainsboro, NJ
Westfield High School Westfield, IN
*Westminster Christian School Palmetto Bay, FL
Wichita State University Wichita, KS
Wilbraham & Monson Academy Wilbraham, MA
William S. Hackett Middle School Albany, NY
Windermere High School Windermere, FL
Yamhill Carlton High School Yamhill, OR
Yeni Yol Schools Eskişehir, Turkey
Yeshiva of Central Queens Flushing, NY