Veterans Memorial Middle School’s Hayley Niblett, an eighth grader, won national distinction in the SIFMA Foundation’s InvestWrite essay competition with McGraw Hill Financial.
She won a 7th place national title placing over 20,000 students nationwide and was recognized this week.
The SIFMA Foundation's InvestWrite competition, launched in 2004, challenges 4th - 12th
grade students to analyze an investment scenario and recommend portfolio
allocations targeting short- and long-term financial goals. The
competition serves as a culminating activity for the 600,000 students
nationwide who compete in The Stock Market Game program each year.