The element of surprise was critical as two Long Beach
Polytechnic High School students and their teacher, Daniel Adler, were awarded
first and fourth place national spots for the Fall InvestWrite essay
competition. On March 9, Principal Joe Carlson and his staff assembled a
special pep rally for over 4,000 students, including painting special banners
to announce the winners. Morgan Stanley was on hand to present the awards.
Parents and Daniel’s wife and children were also present to celebrate.
abound, and happiness was contagious.