Three Scarlet Oaks Career Campus students will have their artwork judged at the national level after winning Gold Key awards in regional Scholastics Art & Writing competition. Scarlet Oaks Digital Arts and Design students won a total of 16 awards in the competition from nearly 4,500 submissions from high schools throughout the region.
Kayla Adolfson of Mason: Gold Key, Silver Key and Honorable Mention
Taylor Covert (Reading): Gold Key
Walter Montgomery (Indian Hill): Gold Key
Simone Bhoola (Winton Woods): Silver Key and Honorable Mention
Angie Mendez (Winton Woods): Silver Key and Honorable Mention
Haley Green (St. Bernard-Elmwood Place): Silver Key
Dustin Salazar (St. Bernard-Elmwood Place): Honorable Mention
Payton Schmurr (Reading): Honorable Mention
Clair Sumner (Norwood): Two Honorable Mentions
Logan Taylor (Norwood): Two Honorable Mentions
Sarah Wells (Batavia): Honorable Mention
The winning art was displayed at the Art Academy of Cincinnati, and can be seen on the Scarlet Oaks Digital Arts and Design Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/DADScaletOaks.
The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards has an impressive legacy dating back to 1923. Over the years, the Awards have grown to become the longest-running, most prestigious recognition program for creative teens in the U.S., and the nation’s largest source of scholarships for creative young artists and writers. A noteworthy roster of past winners includes Andy Warhol, Sylvia Plath, Truman Capote, Richard Avedon, Robert Redford, Joyce Carol Oates, Stephen King, John Updike, and many more.