St. Michael-Albertville High School students Katie Scott, Wesley Van’t Hull and Courtney Woodis recently won National Scholastic Art Awards.
Katie won a silver medal for photography, Van’t Hull won a silver medal for drawing, and Courtney won a gold medal for drawing,
The Scholastic Awards are the nation’s largest, longest-running, most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for creative teens. Over the course of our 90-year history Scholastic Award winners have included celebrated authors and artists including Andy Warhol, Sylvia Plath, Truman Capote, Ken Burns, and Joyce Carol Oates.
Of the 230,000 submissions to the Awards this year, only 1% received National recognition.
National Scholastic Award Medalists will be honored in New York City on May 31 and June 1. The National Celebration includes a ceremony at Carnegie Hall, an exhibition of selected National Medalist art and writing at Parsons The New School for Design and Pratt Manhattan Gallery, and other events to highlight the creative accomplishments of the talented teens
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards will webcast the National Awards Ceremony live from Carnegie Hall May 31 at 6 p.m. ET.