Nutrition poem attracts penguin

SeaWorld’s Penny the Penguin visited La Jolla Elementary School on May 9 to present Makena Kronemyer with her first place prize in the San Diego Unified School District food services Essay, Poetry and Rap Contest. Makena wrote the winning poem on the topic “Why is it important to maintain a healthy weight and what is the best way to do it?” Penny presented Makena with a $100 gift certificate to Barnes and Noble Booksellers and a family four pack of tickets to SeaWorld.