Scholastic Art Awards
Congratulations to the following five Snohomish County students who received national recognition for their entries in the 2014 Scholastic Art Awards.
- American Visions Medal, Scott Schaffer, "Free Range", Sculpture Category, Grade 7, Valley View Middle School, Teacher Michael Kelly
- Gold Medal, Sid Jensen, "In a Rut", Film & Animation Category, Grade 12, Cascade High School, Teacher Scott Shafer
- Gold Medal, Isaac Pierce, "Line of Glory", Photography Category, Grade 11, Lake Stevens High School, Teacher Elizabeth Granillo
- Silver Medal, Sam Cahill, "World War 3", Photography Category, Grade 10, Cascade High School, Teacher Scott Shafer
- Silver Medal, Laila Vik, "Still Life Study", Painting Category, Grade 11, Cascade High School, Teacher Britt Barer
The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards received a record-breaking 255,000+ works of art and writing for consideration from more than 100 regional affiliates across the county, including the Schack Art Center in Everett, WA. This year 825 entries were submitted from Snohomish County middle school and high school students for consideration.
About the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards:
This program gives thousands of students throughout America the opportunity to broaden their creative horizons while earning local and national recognition. The objective is to foster the confidence of young artists and give them the opportunity to be recognized for their creative achievements by the world at large. The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards were founded in 1923, and have become the nation's largest and longest running program of its kind.
Regional Scholastic Sponsors:
City of Everett Cultural Arts Commission
Everett Public Schools
Melby, Cameron & Anderson