November 11, 2009
Caden Davis, a fifth grader at Oak Woods School, recently was named the winner of an essay contest sponsored by the Luminant Scholar Program.
During a presentation at the school on November 10, 2009, Luminant Scholar Director Robert Gentry was on hand to announce that Davis won the contest and will receive a $1,000 U.S. savings bond to help with future educational expenses. In addition, each of Davis’s classmates received a “Making Texas Shine” t-shirt.
The program aims to increase environmental awareness among
Oak Woods School still has the opportunity to receive a $5,000 grant. Luminant, which is a competitive power generation company, will award a grant to three schools representing the best overall essays from among the participating districts.