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Poetry Out Loud

About the Club

POL encourages students to learn about great poetry through memorization and recitation while helping students master public speaking skills, build self-confidence, and learn about literary history and contemporary life.

Important dates:

  • October 21st, 2022

    • Deadline to sign-up to participate

  • November 1, 2022 – February 1, 2023

    • Classroom/School-wide Competition Window

  • February 1, 2023

    • Deadline for Submitting Epic Charter Comets Winner to OKA+

  • March 7, 2023

    • Statewide Contest at the University of Central Oklahoma (Edmond)

  • May 8 – 10, 2023

    • National Contest in Washington, DC


Students in grades 9-12 are encouraged to participate. Registration is currently closed and will open next fall. If you have any questions, please reach out to Jen Robinson.


Jen Robinson

Managing Director of Advanced Courses

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