NEISD Art students shine at competition
NEISD art teachers accompanied students to the the regional Visual Art Scholastic Event (VASE) on Saturday, Feb. 9, and the results were overwhelming.
NEISD has almost 60 students advancing to the state competition.
NEISD entries made up nearly half of all the artwork entered by ten school districts.
Below are some of results of the competition.
Number of districts entered - 10
Number of school entered - 40
Total Regional Entries = 1,630
NEISD Entries = 805
Total number of Regional Entries receiving a rating of IV (the highest rating achievable) = 1,172
NEISD entries receiving a rating of IV = 564
Total Regional Entries qualified for State Competition = 117
NEISD State Qualifiers = 59
The teachers with the highest number of State Qualifiers in Region 20W
Jennifer Janak, NESA, with 15 advancing
The teacher with the 2nd highest number of State Qualifiers in Region 20W
Luis Salinas with 10 advancing - Johnson High School
The teacher with the 3rd highest number of State Qualifiers in Region 20W
Stephanie White with 8 advancing - MacArthur High School
Listed below are the numbers of state qualifiers by school. The State Visual Art Scholastic Event will be held April 14 at Bryan High School.
Johnson High School - 20
NESA - 15
Reagan - 10
MacArthur - 9
Churchill - 2
Madison - 2
Roosevelt - 1
Posted on Feb. 21, 2013