During the summer vacation, from July 24th to 28th, 29 students in our school attained to the
Final of Fourteenth's Ye Shengtao National Middle School Students Innovational Writing Contest in
Beijing after many selections, such as preliminaries, semi-finals, and so on.
On July 25th, the final composition began. Our students remained unruffled taking personal option
from the three propositions, and wrote excellent articles in seventy minutes. They showed good style
and psychological quality of students in our school.
On July 26th, the famous Chinese teacher, You Lizeng, Writers Association "poetry" editor Peng Min,
writer Huang Zhong, Tianjin Nankai Middle School Chinese team leader Wang Rui, the famous young poet
Hong Zhu and previous top ten young writers of this competition met the students and communicated
with them face to face. They won audiences’ laughter and applause by citing the sparkling history.
This activity also allowed the players to have a more profound understanding of the literature, and
inspired their passion on writing.
On July 27th, the grand prize ceremony started with the speeches given by famous writer and poet
Gao Hongbo, Professor Cao Wenxuan in the Chinese Department of Beijing University and Ye Shengtao’s
granddaughter Ye Xiaomo. With profound literary accomplishment and the excellent works made on scene,
one of our students won the top award, 11 of them won the first prize, 16 of them won the second
prize, and our school also won the "national new curriculum teaching demonstration school" honorary
Translated by: Han Xinwei
Edited by: Ji, Jingren
Web Editor: Cui, Lina