Five CHS students place in 2019 Central Ohio Scholastic Art Awards competition


Row 1: Morgan Cordell; Row 2: Jaycee Fullen and Chloe Weiss; Row 3: Krista Szymczak and Payton Otterbacher.

Circleville High School – Five Circleville High School students – Remy Cordell, Jayce Fullen, Payton Otterbacher, Krista Szymczak, and Chloe Weiss – have had art submissions place in the 2019 Central Ohio Regional Scholastic Art Awards competition.

Senior Remy Cordell received two Silver Key awards and Honorable Mention for her paintings and photography submissions. Sophomore Jaycee Fullen (Drawing and Illustration category), junior Payton Otterbacher (Painting category), junior Krista Szymczak (Mixed Media category), and senior Chloe Weiss (Mixed Media and Sculpture) all received Honorable Mentions.

The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards are “presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. The Alliance is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization whose mission is to identify students with exceptional artistic and literary talent and present their remarkable work to the world through the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. Through the Awards, students receive opportunities for recognition, exhibition, publication, and scholarships. Students across America submitted nearly 350,000 original works this year in 29 different categories of art and writing.”

Members of the Tiger family and Circleville community can view Cordell’s Silver Key winning works at the 2019 Central Ohio Regional Scholastic Art Awards exhibition at the Columbus College of Art & Design from February 11th-22nd (9 a.m. to 5 p.m.).

2018 Art Scholastic Awards 1

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