Art & Writing Award


2019 Scholastic Art and Writing Award Regional Results Are In!


The 2019 Scholastic Art and Writing Award Regional Results are in! 15 North Shore High School students earned 18 different awards including two Gold Keys, seven Silver Keys, and nine Honorable Mentions! In addition to winning for individual art pieces, this year Emma Rivera submitted a series of eight works relating to a specific theme and this portfolio earned a Silver Key! The two works receiving Gold Keys will go on to national judging and will be considered for national medals. Art teacher Ms. Elissa Mazzeo said, “We are so proud of all of our amazing artists!!”

The list of students, their awards, and winning categories are listed below: 

Gold Key
Tiger Li - Painting 
Israel Villalobos - Drawing and Illustration

Silver Key
Kaylin Burger - Painting
Eric DelMar - Drawing and Illustration
Katherine Hagen - Drawing and Illustration
Alyssa Hartmann - Drawing and Illustration
Kyra McCreery - Drawing and Illustration
Emma Rivera - Painting 
Emma Rivera - Art Portfolio

Honorable Mention
Eric DelMar - Drawing and Illustration
Veronica Drescher - Painting
Sophia Fleming - Drawing and Illustration
Hanah Leventhal - Drawing and Illustration
Katrina Mortko - Design
Chris Rasizzi - Drawing and Illustration
Emma Rivera - Painting
Isabella Strajanekova - Painting
Lauren Yacovone - Drawing and Illustration

Article written with assistance from art teacher Elissa Mazzeo Theiss
Photos by Shelly Newman