Junior High Students Place in Art Contest

Noelle Vincent a student at Valley View Junior High School has taken the first step to becoming an internationally recognized artist by winning a local competition sponsored by the Germantown Lions Club.    Noelle’s poster is among 600,000 entries worldwide in the annual Lions International Peace Poster Contest.  Lions Clubs International is sponsoring the program to emphasize the importance of world peace to young people everywhere.

1st, 2nd and 3rd place winners are pictured ( Left to Right, –Noelle Vincent, Hailey Cole, Riley Blakley and Abigale McIntosh- another outstanding entry) Students were excited about the contest and received money from the Lions club for their winning artwork at the local level.  Students were asked to describe what peace means to them.  Noelle states, “We are all different and have qualities that others can bond with .”  Thanks to all students that participated!  -Mrs. Evans, Junior High Art Teacher