23 Receive RI Scholastic Art & Writing Awards, including one American Visions Award

February 23, 2021

Twenty-three Wheeler students have been honored with 2021 RI Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. See the gallery at the bottom of this page to experience some of the visual arts honorees!

Please join the English department in congratulating the following students for this year’s honors in the Scholastic Writing Awards:

Nick Avalos  —
Honorable Mention — Flash Fiction — “Solar Wind”
Honorable Mention — Personal Essay & Memoir — “Dust”
Honorable Mention — Short Story — “Baba Yaga”
Honorable Mention — Short Story — “El Viejo”

Naomi Blank — Silver Key — Short Story — “Mary Jane”

Anneke Cornelissen– Silver Key — Personal Essay & Memoir — “Blues”

Nathan Fogarty — Honorable Mention — Personal Essay & Memoir — “Ten Twenty”

Chantel Kardous —
Honorable Mention — Poetry — “A Simple Complication”
Honorable Mention — Poetry — “Grape Leaves”
Honorable Mention — Short Story — “Fish & Match”

Laila Muhanna — Honorable Mention — Personal Essay & Memoir — “Playing with Colors”

Arden Pryor — Silver Key — Personal Essay & Memoir — “More Than Fear”

Avery Pryor — Honorable Mention — Personal Essay & Memoir — “Food can be a Culture”

Madison McDougall — Silver Key — Poetry — “Dear the Silencers from My Childhood”

Special interdivisional congratulations to our colleague in the Wheeler Middle School:

Seoyon Kim — Honorable Mention — Flash Fiction — “Honey”

RI Scholastic Art & Writing Awards in Visual Arts

Emily Alford, Silver Key, Painting

Margot Bernardo, Gold Key, Glass

Annabella Clyne, Honorable Mention, Glass

Ruby Goldstein, Honorable Mention, Illustration

Wren Hager, Honorable Mention, Painting

Isabelle Jenkins, Silver Key, Illustration

Caitlynna Jian, Honorable Mention, Illustration

Benjamin Lambrecht:
3 Honorable Mentions, Photography
4 Silver Keys, Photography

Yifei Liu, Silver Key, Illustration

Zeah Pivorunas, Honorable Mention, Fashion

Gavin Steever:
American Visions Award, Drawing & Illustration
Honorable Mention, Mixed Media

Eric Tang:
2 Honorable Mentions, Photography

Giselle Virga, Silver Key, Glass


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