Ohio’s Original Interscholastic Creative Writing Program for Middle Schools

Central Region

Including Delaware, Franklin, Madison, Marion, Morrow, Pickaway, Pike, Ross, Scioto, and Union Counties

Regional Director:
Robin Langlais

Registration is open to the first 20 schools that register. Register for one District event only.

Central District 1
Saturday, January 20, 2024
Circleville High School
380 Clark Drive
Circleville, OH 43113
Coordinator: Brooke Paxton


Central District 2
Gahanna Middle School South
349 Shady Spring Dr.
Gahanna, OH 43230
Coordinator: Libby Grubb

Qualifiers from both events will advance to the
Central Regional Tournament on 
Saturday, March 2, 2024

hosted by:
Ann Simpson Davis Middle School
2400 Sutter Parkway
Dublin, OH 43016
Coordinator: Disa Banker

Who's Going

Central District 1:
Circleville High School

Champion MS
Columbus Online Academy
Dominion MS
Huntington Local Schools
Indianola Informal K-8
John Sells MS
Medina MS
Ridgeview MS
Unioto MS
Woodward Park MS
World Language MS

9 positions available

Central District 2:
Gahanna Middle School South

Avicenna Prep School
Buckeye Valley MS
Columbus School for Girls
Holy Spirit
Int'l Academy of Columbus
St. Brigid of Kildare
St. Pius X

13 positions available

Robin Langlais

Robin Langlais retired after 35 years working as a library/media specialist in junior high and middle schools in Strongsville City Schools.

She has been involved with Power of the Pen for over 35 years, acting as a writing coach and computer operator at District, Regional and State Tournaments, now as Secretary of the Board of Directors and the Regional Director for the Central Region. She lives with her husband, Marc, in Medina, Ohio.

Power of the Pen
PO Box 2640  |  North Canton, Ohio 44720

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