Contact Information

  • Randy Willis, District Administrator
  • (828) 465-8950
  • Contact via email
  • Main Location:1175 S Brady Ave, Suite 302 Newton, NC 28658

Contests

Catawba SWCD encourages students in the county to participate in annual education contests. The contest theme for 2023-2024 is "The Living Soil." Winners will advance to the Area 2 contest in March, and those winners will advance to the State contest in May. Monetary prizes are offered at each level. Contest entry deadline is January 22, 2024. We will accept entries any time prior to that.

Contest3rd Grade4th Grade5th Grade6th Grade7th Grade8th Grade9th--12th
PosterXXX
EssayXXXX
Computer Designed Slide ShowXXXX
Public SpeakingXXXX
Poetry -- ALL AGES

This contest is open to 3rd, 4th, and 5th graders. Each grade level is judged separately and awarded 1st, 2nd and 3rd place. Winning entries will advance to the Area Competition.

Entry Form/Info

This contest is open to 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students. The winning essay will advance to the Area Competition.

Entry Form/Info

This contest is open to 6th, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th, 11th and 12th grade students. Winning entries will advance to the Area Competition.

Entry Form/Info

This annual event is for 6th, 7th, 8th and 9th-12th grades. Registration is deadline is January 22, 2024. Competition will be held Saturday, January 27, 2024. (Snow date is Saturday, February 3, 2024.) Please contact our office for more information (828-465-8950) or email Eduction Coordinator Leia Hamlyn at LHamlyn@CatawbaCountyNC.gov

Entry Form/Info