Colin Beck is honored for essay

Student achiever

June 07, 2000

Student achiever: Colin Beck, 7

School: Manor Woods Elementary School

Special achievement: Winner, in the Project Wisdom essay contest, kindergarten through the second grade.

What he says about it: "I was excited because I thought I wouldn't win. When I told my mom and dad, they were really happy. It gave me the feeling I could win again and be smart."

What he wants to tell other people: "You should judge people not by how they look, but by the way they act to you."

What else he does with his time: "I like to do math. And at home, I like to play tag with my friends in the neighborhood."

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