Scholastic Art & Writing Awards 2018 Competition

Thu, 02/01/2018 - 10:03am

This is the largest national competition for high school art with well over 300,000 entries received this year. The first round of judging is done by regions. Our students compete with several other states in the Northeast region. Three levels of awards are given out at the regional level (honorable mention, silver key and gold key). Regional gold key winners work will also be forwarded on to nationals to be judged against other regional gold winners.

10 Gladiator artists brought home a total of 14 regional awards, including 2 Gold keys! Congratulations to the following Scholastic Regional Winners 2018:

  • Rachel Ball - Honorable Mention in Drawing , Silver Key in Mixed Media 
  • Devika Elakara - Honorable Mention in Drawing
  • Selma Hassanein - Honorable Mention in Drawing
  • Angela Liu - Gold Key in Animation
  • Grace Parry - Honorable Mention in Drawing, Honorable Mention in Painting
  • Sophia Pepal - Gold Key in Drawing
  • Anna Shaw - Silver Key in Drawing
  • Holly Vallone - Silver Key in Drawing
  • Olivia Wood - Honorable Mention in Drawing, Honorable Mention in Painting
  • Margaret Yin - Honorable Mention in Drawing, Silver Key in Painting

Best of luck to our gold award winners Sophia and Angela in nationals! Students who earn awards in the national competition are recognized at Carnegie Hall in New York, have their work published and exhibited in NYC. We will know in a few more weeks how our gold medalists fair…