Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

CASD submitted 246 writing entries from grades 7-12 to the 2018 South Central Pennsylvania Scholastic Art and Writing contest.  Students submitted pieces in the following categories: Science Fiction/Fantasy, Humor, Short Story, Poetry, Flash Fiction, Personal Essay/Memoir, Critical Essay, Dramatic Script, Journalism, and Writing Portfolio. 87 submissions received regional awards.  Altogether, CASD students received 14 Gold Keys, 32 Silver Keys, and 41 Honorable Mentions.

CASD submitted over 100 art entries from grades 7-12, which included over 350 works collectively.  Students submitted pieces in the following categories: Painting, Drawing & Illustration, Ceramics & Glass, Digital , Art, Comic Art, Mixed Media, Photography, Sculpture, & Art Portfolio. Altogether, CASD students received 9 Gold Keys, 12 Silver Keys, and 21 Honorable Mentions for their art submissions.

Anna Crawford was recognized as an “American Voices Nominee” for her Personal Essay/Memoir “Those Girls.” Allison Neslund was recognized as an “American Visions Nominee” for her painting entitled “Primary Chaos.” For more information on the American Voices Medal, click here.

All Gold Key awardees’ entries are currently being considered for national recognition in New York City. National winners will be announced on Tuesday, March 13. Best of luck to them, and congratulations to all of our CASD students who submitted their work and whose work received recognition!

See below for a complete list of student winners.

Carlisle High School
Student, Grade Award, Category Teacher
Paige Albright, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Amanda Kelley
Dylan Boyd, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Short Story Kirsten McMahon
Katherine Barone, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Evan Bates, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Sarah Clayville
Emilie Beals, 9 Silver Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Kirsten McMahon
Isaiah Bell, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Reece Bower, 11 Gold Key for Art, Photography Rachel Drumheller
Colin Boyd, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Flash Fiction Sarah Clayville
Sammy Brown, 12 Silver Key for Art, Ceramics & Glass Fran Tolan
Josetta Checkett, 9 Gold Key for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Kirsten McMahon
Talia Clash, 11 Gold Key for Writing, Critical Essay Sarah Clayville
Jack Collins-Bloomquist, 10 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Amie Bantz
John Nicholas Corica, 10 Honorable Mention for Art, Jewelry John Holtzman
Anna Crawford, 9 Gold Key for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Anna Crawford, 9 Gold Key, American Voices Nominee for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Kirsten McMahon
Reese Daugherty, 9 Silver Key for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Micah Davidson, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Shellee Hoover
Leila Dedic, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Ceramics & Glass Fran Tolan
Aisling Dolan, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Sarah Clayville
Aisling Dolan, 11 Silver Key for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Aisling Dolan, 11 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Aisling Dolan, 11 Gold Key for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Aisling Dolan, 11 Silver Key for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Autiana Easley, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Danielle Fevola, 9 Silver Key for Art, Drawing and Illustration John Holtzman
Kaylee Garber, 9 Silver Key for Art, Sculpture John Holtzman
Ava Ginter, 9 Silver Key for Art, Painting John Holtzman
John Greenberg, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Kylee Guarino, 11 Silver Key for Art, Drawing and Illustration Ashley Gogoj
Kylee Guarino, 11 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Kylee Guarino, 11 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Condor Hall, 11 Gold Key for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Andy Hankes, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Flash Fiction Kirsten McMahon
Carmen Hershey, 8 Silver Key for Writing, Critical Essay Kirsten McMahon
Elsa Hritz, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Elsa Hritz, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Kirsten McMahon
Salko Hrnjic, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Sarah Clayville
Ryan Jin, 10 Honorable Mention for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Kirsten McMahon
Gerald Johnson Jr., 12 Honorable Mention for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Sarah Clayville
Erin Keating, 12 Silver Key for Art, Sculpture Ashley Gogoj
Abigail Kennedy, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Adynn Kibler, 10 Silver Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Dusti Campbell
Chloe Kot, 10 Silver Key for Writing, Poetry Dusti Campbell
Summer Kristofek, 10 Silver Key for Writing, Short Story Kirsten McMahon
Summer Kristofek, 10 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Delaney Kronheim, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Flash Fiction Sarah Clayville
Haley Kuester, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Kirsten McMahon
Meg Lebo, 11 Gold Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Sarah Clayville
Arianna Line, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Critical Essay Sarah Clayville
Lanie Lissner, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Xenia Makosky, 10 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Matthew Fahnestock
Xenia Makosky, 10 Gold Key for Writing, Poetry Matthew Fahnestock
Samantha Martin, 10 Silver Key for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Tim Mattaboni, 10 Silver Key for Writing, Short Story Dana Smetana
Destiny McFalls, 8 Honorable Mention for Writing, Short Story Kirsten McMahon
Dzejlana Mehmedovic, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Critical Essay Sarah Clayville
Haily Midgley, 12 Silver Key for Art, Ceramics & Glass Fran Tolan
Sophie Moffatt, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Sophie Moffatt, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Sophie Moffatt, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Drawing and Illustration Ashley Gogoj
Sophie Moffatt, 12 Honorable Mention for Art Portfolio, Art Portfolio Ashley Gogoj
Neo Moreno, 10 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Dana Smetana
Kristen Mullins, 10 Honorable Mention for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Dana Smetana
Emily Nankee, 9 Silver Key for Writing, Short Story Amanda Kelley
Claire Neiberg, 12 Honorable Mention for Writing, Journalism Sarah Clayville
Claire Neiberg, 12 Gold Key for Writing Portfolio, Writing Portfolio Sarah Clayville
Claire Neiberg, 12 Gold Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Sarah Clayville
Claire Neiberg, 12 Honorable Mention for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Sarah Clayville
Claire Neiberg, 12 Silver Key for Writing, Journalism Sarah Clayville
Claire Neiberg, 12 Silver Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Sarah Clayville
Claire Neiberg, 12 Gold Key for Art, Photography Amie Bantz
Allison Neslund, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Drawing and Illustration Ashley Gogoj
Allison Neslund, 12 Gold Key, American Visions Nominee for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Allison Neslund, 12 Gold Key for Art, Mixed Media Ashley Gogoj
Allison Neslund, 12 Silver Key for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Amy O'Rourke, 10 Gold Key for Art, Digital Art John Holtzman
Amy O'Rourke, 10 Gold Key for Art, Digital Art John Holtzman
Trevor Orris, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Sculpture John Holtzman
John Peters, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Kate Muir
Riana Peters, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Sarah Clayville
Matthew Presite, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Matthew Presite, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Jake Prosser, 10 Honorable Mention for Art, Digital Art Rachel Drumheller
Eiyanna Regis, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Eiyanna Regis, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Ashley Gogoj
Victoria Rowles, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Drawing and Illustration Ashley Gogoj
Gretal Shank, 9 Gold Key for Writing, Poetry Amanda Kelley
Sarah Sheperd, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Short Story Kirsten McMahon
Lindsey Shughart, 12 Silver Key for Art, Ceramics & Glass Fran Tolan
Bennett Solomon, 9 Silver Key for Writing, Personal Essay/Memoir Kirsten McMahon
Jamyla Spells, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Digital Art Ashley Gogoj
Madison Stewart, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Critical Essay Sarah Clayville
Caroline Tyndall, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Abigail Walters, 12 Honorable Mention for Art, Drawing and Illustration Ashley Gogoj
Lauren Waring, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Humor Sarah Clayville
Ava Wendelken, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Ava Wendelken, 11 Silver Key for Writing, Humor Sarah Clayville
Ava Wendelken, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Ava Wendelken, 11 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Loryn Whistler, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Kirsten McMahon
Claire Wilgus, 9 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Dana Smetana
Rebecca Winton, 11 Gold Key for Writing, Critical Essay Sarah Clayville
Rachel Zimmerman, 12 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Sarah Clayville
Lamberton Middle School
Student, Grade Award, Category Teacher
Anna Babbitt, 8 Gold Key for Art, Comic Art Suzanne Pagel
Isabella Babich, 7 Honorable Mention for Writing, Short Story Monica Boone-Rice
Sophia Corona, 7 Honorable Mention for Writing, Flash Fiction Monica Boone-Rice
Dervla Dolan, 8 Gold Key for Writing, Short Story Dorene Akujobi
Isaac Fisher, 8 Silver Key for Writing, Critical Essay Dorene Akujobi
Ruby Frazier, 7 Gold Key for Writing, Short Story Scott Shepard
Lola Gehman, 8 Honorable Mention for Art, Drawing and Illustration Suzanne Pagel
Catherine Lippert, 7 Gold Key for Writing, Humor Scott Shepard
Graham Lively, 8 Silver Key for Writing, Critical Essay Dorene Akujobi
Nick Stiltner, 8 Honorable Mention for Writing, Journalism Dorene Akujobi
Kate Walters, 7 Silver Key for Writing, Flash Fiction Monica Boone-Rice
Chloe Yarnell, 8 Silver Key for Writing, Journalism Dorene Akujobi
Wilson Middle School
Student, Grade Award, Category Teacher
Hannah Alwine, 7 Silver Key for Writing, Flash Fiction Jessica Klunk
Hannah Alwine, 7 Gold Key for Art, Drawing and Illustration Karen Bitner
Ryan Brody, 7 Silver Key for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Mariah Klunk
Christa Carner, 7 Silver Key for Writing, Flash Fiction S Laskowski
Christa Carner, 7 Honorable Mention for Art, Ceramics & Glass Karen Bitner
Ashtyn Daugherty, 7 Honorable Mention for Writing, Short Story Mariah Klunk
Dinela Dedic, 7 Silver Key for Art, Comic Art Mariah Klunk
Dinela Dedic, 7 Honorable Mention for Art, Painting Mariah Klunk
Gabrielle Knapp, 8 Silver Key for Writing, Dramatic Script Jessica Rauhauser
Isaac Mains, 7 Honorable Mention for Writing, Short Story Mariah Klunk
Thomas Mains, 8 Honorable Mention for Writing, Poetry Jessica Rauhauser
Naydean Massie, 7 Silver Key for Writing, Short Story Mariah Klunk
Tyler McConnell, 7 Silver Key for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Mariah Klunk
Maya Reichenbach, 7 Honorable Mention for Writing, Science Fiction/Fantasy Mariah Klunk
Braylei Schroeder, 8 Gold Key for Art, Drawing and Illustration Karen Bitner