We are pleased to announce that the following students have earned NATIONAL MEDALS in the 2014 SCHOLASTIC ART & WRITING AWARDS, presented by the ALLIANCE FOR YOUNG ARTISTS & WRITERS- CREATIVE WRITING: Bailey Abedon, George Counts, Conor Gatton, Jordan DiGregorio, Dmitri Grigorieff, Malayesia Hubbard, Kathleen Kitrell, Elizabeth Kurtz (2 awards), Harris Lynam, Astrid McGlone, Liv Provosty, Cora Schipa (2 awards), Madison Seabrook, Troy Smith, Kelsey Stewart, Courtney Wickstrom, and in VISUAL ARTS : Amanda Kasman and Teagan Prichard. Their work was selected by creative professionals as the most accomplished in the nation. This year, 255,000 works of art and writing were submitted. Only the top 2,068 were recognized at the national level. These students have been invited to attend a ceremony at the world-famous Carnegie Hall on June 6 and to participate in showcase events at Parsons The New School for Design in New York City. We’re proud to have these students represent our school in this year’s National Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.