Congratulations to the Winners of the 2018
Zaner-Bloser National Handwriting Contest!

Grand National Champions

Ethny Schuett Grade K: Ethny Schuett, Agamim Classical Academy, Hopkins, MN Madilyn Kerber Grade 5: Madilyn Kerber, Sacred Heart Catholic School, Cullman, AL
Place holder image Grade 1: Isabella Salas, St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic School, Fort Wayne, IN Shiloh-Carson Grade 6: Shiloh Carson, LaGrange Elementary, LaGrange, WY
Noah Tacy Grade 2: Noah Tacy, Washington Drive Primary School, Centerport, NY Benjamin Corpuz Grade 7: Benjamin Corpuz, Our Lady of Victory Catholic School, Victoria, TX
Edbert Aquino Grade 3: Edbert Aquino, Academy of Our Lady of Grace, Fairview, NJ Leyna Lehenbauer Grade 8: Leyna Lehenbauer, Our Savior Lutheran School, Louisville, KY
Elle Mason Grade 4: Elle Mason, Valley Christian Academy, Santa Maria, CA

Nicholas Maxim Awards

The Nicholas Maxim Awards honor two students with special needs each year for handwriting mastery, one for manuscript and one for cursive.

Emma Laird Manuscript Winner: Grade 2: Emma Laird, Pilgrim Lutheran School, Mesa, AZ
Anaya Ellick Cursive Winner: Grade 3: Anaya Ellick, Greenbrier Christian Academy, Chesapeake, VA

Read more about this year’s winners.

National Grade-Level Semifinalists

Grade K: Isabel Le, Holy Family Catholic School, Orlando, FL Sophie Howell Grade 5: Sophie Howell, Forest Park Elementary, Little Rock, AR
Sara Cotlet Grade 1: Sara Cotlet, Dover East Elementary School, Dover, OH Anthony Hanna Grade 6: Anthony Hanna, St. Constance School, Chicago, IL
Maggie Schueppert Grade 2: Maggie Schueppert, Holy Infant School, Ballwin, MO Sean Wallace Grade 7: Sean Wallace, St. Theresa School, Ashburn, VA
Evelyn Nesvacil Grade 3: Evelyn Nesvacil, Valley View Elementary, Green Bay, WI Elenna Koenig Grade 8: Elenna Koenig, South Central Middle School, Bonesteel, SD
Placeholder image Grade 4: Sahana Srinivasan, Valley Catholic Elementary School, Beaverton, OR

State Grade-Level Winners

Judges selected state winners in grades K–8 for both public and private schools. View list of winning schools.