Pumpkin Carving Contest

Churchill Road Elementary Pumpkin Carving Photo Contest - Prizes! Family Fun!

It's time for students to enter the Churchill Road Pumpkin Carving Contest!

Bobcat PumpkinAwards go to the most creative pumpkin in these categories

Bobcat Spirit

Creative Design


Painted Pumpkin



We will have separate winners for Kindergarten, grades 1-3, and grades 4-6. Also a prize for the best Family Entry! The class with the most participation wins an award! 


And there will be separate categories and prizes for CRS staff: Bobcat Spirit, Funny, Scary, and Painted Pumpkin.


Winners will be announced by November 1 on Bobcat News, Facebook & Twitter. So get ready to be dazzled by the fantastic pumpkins to be featured in our sure-to-be epic video! 

How to enter

Post your pumpkin photo to our Padlet by October 28. (Entries are now closed for 2022)



Step 1: Click on our Padlet link above

Step 2: Click on the pink + (plus) in the lower right corner of the Padlet

Step 3: Upload your photo – feel free to use clever titles! Don't forget to include your name & grade with your post!


Congratulations, Bobcats, on your amazing pumpkin decorating skills! We had 90 entries and the judges had a VERY hard time deciding on winners because ALL the pumpkins were very clever and well done. Thank you to everyone who participated in our 3rd Annual CRS Pumpkin Carving Contest.  We will contact winners with their prizes.  A special shout out to Ms. Finger's class for having the most contest participants of any class! 


Bobcat Spirit:  Chloe A. (Class of 2029); Julia M. ("Winston the Bobcat"); Kellen L. ("Booooooocats!")


Creative Design: Noelle N. (skeleton pumpkin); Easton Z. ("Pumpkin Minnie"); Neal B. ("Friends always help each other up")


Funny:  Charlotte W. ("Let's have pumpkin for dinner!"); Cristian N. ("Slow eater"); Jack M. ("It's one Happy Meal")


Painted: Arianna M. ("I love cooookieees!"); Layan Z. ("A trend turned spooky!"); Lyla S. ("Ho-KISS Pocus")


Scary: Ryan V. ("Scary Mr. Fang"); Andrew P. ("Fangs for Looking"); Sven S. ("Medusa")


Family: Strosnider Family ("Pumpkin Family")


Staff:  Sra Hwang ("Cempasúchil"); Ms. Zourelias ("Happy Halloween CRS!")


The 2022 CRS Pumpkin Contest Video will be shared with all students during morning announcements this week so everyone can see what talented pumpkin decorators we have at CRS!