Writer Stephanie Maher Palenque
Students at Diamond Canyon were encouraged to express themselves through art in the National PTA Art Reflections contest and winners were chosen and honored during the month of January with a celebration at the school.
Students were allowed to choose from three different categories: Photography, Visual Art (two dimensional) and Literature and create their art inspired by the national theme, “Believe, Dream, Inspire.”
And inspired, they were! Visual Art first place winners include Laine Hannon (Kinder-2) for her artwork, “I Believe I Can,” Gracie Milliken (Grades 3-5) for her artwork, “Dreaming Color,” Eric Beebe (Grades 6-8) for his artwork, “Aspiring Greatness,” and Literature Award of Excellence first place winner, Cathy Klein (Grades 6-8) for her poem, “Believe, Dream, Inspire.”
Second place winners included Taggart Herr, Melanie Hreha and Elan Furman.
Winners were honored in January with a celebration, and everyone...