Sixteen Jacksonville High Art students won awards at the 2013 Arkansas Young Artists Association (AYAA) State Art Contest held Monday at the Statehouse Convention Center in Little Rock. In total these students won 19 awards in various categories competing against students from throughout the state. Those winning awards were:
The Sylvan Hills High School EAST Conference Team students received a superior rating at the 2013 National EAST (Environmental and Spacial Technology) Initiative Conference recently.
The Thea Foundation is pleased to announce the winners of its 2013 Poetry Slam Scholarship Competition (for high school seniors), which took place at the Thea Center on Saturday, February 23. Wilbur D. Mills University Studies High School student Nickolas Brooks was one of only five winners in the competition, receiving one of the foundation’s Honorable Mentions.
Maumelle Middle School FCCLA (Family Career and Community Leaders of America) students brought home both silver and gold awards after competing in the STAR events (Students Taking Action with Recognition) held this week in Conway.