Chittenango Students Win National Scholastic Art AwardsSenior Maggie Griffiths was awarded 3 Silver Keys for her digital art pieces, "Surfer", "Quiet Rainy Street" and "Distant Diner Daydream".
Sophomore Taylor Streiff won a Gold Key with her photo, "Double Faceless".
All entries were selected from thousands of regional Gold Keys from around the nation that advanced to the national level. Just 198 art entries were chosen nationwide. National winners can be viewed at www.artandwriting.org.
On the regional level Chittenango students won a total of 26 awards; 8 Gold Keys, including the Newhouse Digital Design Scholarship awarded to Maggie Griffiths, 8 Silver Keys and 10 Honorable Mentions. The Central NY Region includes submissions from around 400 school districts. Regional winners can be viewed at https://sites.google.com/view/2021-cny-art-awards-exhibit/home.
This is a tremendous accomplishment and we are incredibly proud of the efforts at home and in school that our Art students have made as they continue to shine bright each year.