Vermont Arts Council

Poetry Out Loud Finals

Ten Finalists

  • Samuel Boudreau — Bellows Free Academy
    Nicky Gadbois — Milton High School
    Kira Hansen — Mount Anthony Union High School
    Jesse Keel — Arlington Memorial High School
    Emily Klar — Lake Region Union High School
    Rose Meriam — Spaulding High School
    Cara Metivier — Saint Johnsbury Academy
    Abbey Thon — Mount Mansfield Union High School
    Anna Van Dine — Harwood Union High School
    Emily Williams — Burr and Burton Academy

These students won the highest scores at the semifinal rounds held March 11.
video from live stream here

Three Poems

Each of the finalists will repeat the two poems recited in the semifinals. Three students will move on to the final round, reciting one more poem.

One Night, Two Ways to Watch

Vermont PBS will broadcast the 2015 Poetry Out Loud Vermont State Finals live March 19 at 7 p.m.
and re-broadcast the show again April 9 at 8 p.m.


@adrew00 – thanks for the great bulletin board photo!