NJ high school sweeps essay contest

Digital curriculum company Shmoop (opens in new tab) announces the winners of its High School Essay Contest (opens in new tab). Out of the hundreds of entries received, three students from Old Tappan High School in Old Tappan, N.J., received the top recognitions in this year’s competition.

The grand prize winner, Ken Li, took home an iPad 3G and earned a Shmoop VIP Pass for his entire high school. Students at Old Tappan High School will enjoy one year of free access to Shmoop Test Prep (PSAT, SAT, and AP Exams) and Shmoop Teacher’s Editions.

For more information regarding the contest, and to read Li’s winning essay pondering the sanity of the two Poe narrators, visit www.shmoop.com. (opens in new tab)