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2020 Jeffco Writing Challenge

Start Planning Now for the 2020 Jeffco Writing Challenge!

 Please click here for a link to the flyer.

* First place winners in each grade will win $100

* Second place winners will win a $25 Gift Card from Tattered Cover

* Third place winners will win a $15 Gift Card from Tattered Cover

Schools win awards based on student entries:

* First Place School Wins $500

* Second Place School Wins $300

* Third Place School Wins $200

Check out last year's winners: 2019 Jeffco Writing Contest E-book I love to Read E-book 2020 Writing Prompt:       

Describe a game or app you would like to design to make the world a better place. 

Make sure your reader can understand your purpose in 500  words or less.

The Jeffco Writing Challenge is open to all Jefferson County School students in K-12.

Poetry, short stories, non-fiction or dramas are all welcome.

Deadline for submissions is February 21. 2020

Please no paired grades submitted together. Each writer must do their own work! 

To submit your entry, fill out the Entry Form/Permission Slip

Then, 1) send a printed copy of your story and

2) attach a copy of the permission slip/entry form completed online to:


Your child’s grade number

P.O. Box 688 Golden, CO 80402

Questions?  Call 800-978-4290 or 720-354-1444, or email


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