Gavin Gracey

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Gavin Gracey lives in Maryland and was born in 2010.

  • Gavin is a fencer and hopes to compete at the Olympics one day.
  • He loves reading nonfiction books, especially about travel and natural wonders.
  • Gavin wants to visit every national park in the USA when he grows up.

“I adore the different ways people do good things, and how those good things can really change the world. I want to tell more of those stories.”

Gavin Gracey

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Solution Seekers Enter the National STEM Challenge

Gavin Gracey

July 17th, 2024

Students in grades 6 through 12 demonstrate ways to create a more sustainable environment through the use of STEM.


A Rare Spell-Off Determines Scripps Spelling Bee Winner

Gavin Gracey

June 18th, 2024

After 14 rounds and a 90-second spell-off, Bruhat Soma won the cup at the 96th Scripps National Spelling Bee in National Harbor, Maryland. 

Meet the Fastest Corgi in Maryland

Gavin Gracey

December 20th, 2023

Our Kid Reporter covers the second annual Maryland Corgi Cup at Fair Hill. 

Exploring Jim Henson’s Maryland Roots

Gavin Gracey

September 13th, 2023

A Muppet-filled multimedia exhibition at the Maryland Center for History and Culture spotlights the creator’s rich legacy. 

Maryland Honors Harriet Tubman

Gavin Gracey

March 29th, 2023

An annual event at the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Visitor Center honors one of the most courageous Americans in history. 

Fencing Tournament Returns to Washington, D.C.

Gavin Gracey

January 28th, 2023

After a pause for the pandemic, the annual Capitol Clash tournament is held at National Harbor. 

The Woodpeckers Guild Gives Back at Christmas

Gavin Gracey

December 20th, 2022

During the holiday season, members of the Woodpeckers Guild in Maryland create their own makeshift Santa’s workshops, crafting wooden toys for local children. 

“Good Trouble” With Tybre Faw

Gavin Gracey

November 15th, 2022

Our Kid Reporter talks with 14-year-old Tybre about his friendship with John Lewis, the late civil rights hero and U.S. Senator. 

A Conversation With Kwame Alexander

Gavin Gracey

September 19th, 2022

Our Kid Reporter catches up with the award-winning author and poet at the National Book Festival in Washington, D.C. 


Cherry Blossom Celebrations Return to D.C.

Gavin Gracey

April 14th, 2022

For the first time in two years, visitors from around the world have been able to enjoy the annual cherry blossom festival in person.