Poetry Out Loud

School registration for Poetry Out Loud (POL) is currently underway and the deadline to register is Friday, December 17, 2021. School level competitions must be completed by January 28, 2022. Four regional POL competitions will be held through video submissions in February 2022. The state final will be held on March 13, 2022. POL national finals will be held April 25-27, 2022. Georgia POL state champs have finished in the top three nationally for four of the last seven years, with one national champ, two national runners up, and one third place finisher. Click the first link below for information on school registration and the timeline for POL program dates.

Learn more about Poetry Out Loud in Georgia

Read the 2021 Poetry Out Loud State Finalist Press Release