Project Description

2012 Diamond Winners

20th Annual Diamond Day – Saturday, February 25, 2012

Orange County,

Grade 1-5 Category

Makenzie Kaufman

  • My mom is my balloon.
    She lifts me up high and through the sunset.
    She guides me gently with her string.
  • Grade: 4
  • School: Vista Verde
  • School City:  Irvine
  • Diamond Teacher:  Geoffrey Jurak
  • Diamond Mom: Deanna Kaufman
  • Contest Panel Judge: Michelle Matney

Orange County,

Grade 6-12 Category

Lauren Lee

  • Blossoms envy her lovely face,
    with features delicate as lace,
    stars imitate her radiant eyes,
    but nothing matches her heart in size.
  • Grade: 8
  • School:  Fairmont Private
  • School City: Santa Ana
  • Diamond Teacher:  June Huang
  • Diamond Mom: Michelle Lee
  • Contest Panel Judge: Angie Rumsey