The Los Altos Historical Commission and the Los Altos History Museum announced the winners of the 29th annual Margaret Thompson Historical Essay Contest.
The theme of this year’s contest, “Bear in Mind: The Story of the California Grizzly,” complemented a recent History Museum exhibition.
First-place winners: third grade, Zara Lokuge, Gardner Bullis School; fourth grade, Janya Sundar, Bullis Charter School; fifth grade, Ravi Krishna, Pinewood School; and sixth grade, Sanjana Mishra, Gardner Bullis.
Winners in grades 3-6 were treated to an ice cream social and recognized at Tuesday’s Los Altos City Council meeting.
For a full list of winners and their essays, visit the special feature at www.losaltosonline.com.