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Lincoln-Way students win 24 awards in 2017 Scholastic Art Competition
Monday, January 30, 2017

During the third week in January of 2017, students in District 210 competed in the 2017 Scholastic Art Competition. The Scholastic Art Show is the most recognized and prestigious high school art exhibition in the nation. In the Midwest region, area schools submitted 2,619 works of art with only 838 pieces awarded and accepted into the show.

Lincoln-Way students were recognized with 24 awards for their outstanding artwork. The 24 awards consisted of seven Gold Key Awards, eight Silver Awards, and nine Honorable Mention Awards. Gold Key award winners’ work will advance to New York to compete at the national level.

“We are extremely proud of all our students who entered artwork into the Scholastic competition, and congratulate those who were recognized with awards,” said Phil Labriola, District Art Department Chair. “With the amount of work and the exceptional quality represented, it is indeed an honor to be selected.”

Students who were recognized with awards include:

Erin Albert: Lincoln-Way West
Emily Alvarez: Lincoln-Way East
Mia Bruno: Lincoln-Way West
Elayna Cheney: Lincoln-Way West
Brianna Clark: Lincoln-Way West
Emily Davis: Lincoln-Way West
Sheila Deacy: Lincoln-Way East
Michael Gentry: Lincoln-Way West
Natalie Greenwood: Lincoln-Way West
Emilee Grummel: Lincoln-Way East
Jordan Horneij: Lincoln-Way East
Haley Jablonski: Lincoln-Way West
Russell Klopp: Lincoln-Way Central
Savannah Klozik: Lincoln-Way West
Summer Lecas: Lincoln-Way East
Alanna Ledvina: Lincoln-Way West
Shannon McGuire: Lincoln-Way Central
Emily Oseman: Lincoln-Way East
Kate Weithers: Lincoln-Way East

All awarded works will be displayed in the Regional Show. The reception will be held Sunday, February 5, 2017 from 1:00 to 4:00 p.m. at Downers Grove North High School, located at 4436 Main St. Downers Grove, 60515. The show will be open for viewing from Monday, February 6, 2017 through Friday, February 10, 2017.