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Ankeny Students Honored

ANKENY, Iowa (February 21, 2018) - Seventeen Ankeny students are among the 2018 Scholastic Art and Writing Award regional award recipients from University of Iowa Belin-Blank Center.  The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, are the country's longest-running and most prestigious scholarship and recognition program for creative students in grades 7–12.  This year, more than 330,000 works of art and writing were submitted to 122 affiliate regions across the country.  As one of the largest national affiliates, the Belin-Blank Center adjudicated more than 7,000 pieces of art and writing from the Iowa and Midwest Regions.


Students from Parkview, Southview, and Northview Middle Schools were awarded regional honors, including Gold Keys, Silver Keys, and Honorable Mentions:

Brenna Coleman- Southview

Alysa Zhou- Northview

Allison Su- Northview

Chloe Grooms- Northview

Jayda Archer- Parkview

Jet Bergwall- Parkview

Karac Quigley- Parkview

Elizabeth Clark- Parkview

Hannah Pross- Parkview

Livia Routson- Parkview

Aiden Orth- Parkview

Erin Kennedy- Parkview

Kara Hagedorn- Parkview

Luke Robie- Parkview

Autumn Mulford- Parkview

Noa Jones- Parkview

Kaylie Brandhorst- Parkview