NORTH CALDWELL, NJ - Two West Essex World Language students won first and third place awards in the 32nd Annual Foreign Language Poetry Recitation Contest that was recently held at William Paterson University. More than 700 students participated in the event representing 48 New Jersey middle and high schools.

Emi Brito Kirikhira won first place in Intermediate English as a Second Language and Max Prince won third place for Advanced Latin. Both are juniors from North Caldwell.