Submit your original poetry for National Poetry Month


Molly Henderson, Reporter

For this year’s National Poetry Month, the Red and Blue is inviting students to submit their original poetry for a chance to be featured in our April issue. Before entering your poetry, please make sure that your submission follows all guidelines. To submit your poetry, turn in a printed copy to room 126 or email any Red and Blue staff member, including newspaper advisor Mrs. Marvin. 

Poetry Submission Guidelines

  • All submissions must be original works. Any form of plagiarism is unacceptable. 
  • All submissions must be written by Kokomo High School students. This includes foreign exchange students, virtual students, and anyone attending the Twilight program. 
  • Poems must not be explicit in terms of language or subject matter. Any poems with profanity or other graphic material will not be considered for publication.
  • Poems must be submitted on paper or electronically by 11:59 PM on Wednesday, April 14th in order to be considered for the feature.
  • All selected submissions will be published with the student’s name and grade unless otherwise requested.