Students Receive Scholastic Art Recognition in 2021

Nine West Genesee students received a total of nineteen awards in the 2021 Scholastic Art Awards competition. The students, along with their award, school, grade level, art category, and titles are listed below.

The West Genesee artists are students of John Capria, William Haining, Michael LaFay, Gigina Long, and Jennifer Schrader at the high school. The students are in grades 9-12.

All Gold Key winning artwork will be sent to the national competition in New York City. National medal winners are announced in early March.
The event is sponsored by M&T Bank.

Gold Key

  • Logan Battaglia-WGHS 10th-Sculpture-The Flutter
  • Adriana Gill-WGHS 11th-Photography-The Road to Nowhere
  • Meagan Medina-WGHS 11th-Photography-Up for Air
  • Kerrigan Nish (2)-WGHS 12th-Photography-Downtown Dreams; Photography-Never Again

Scholastic Art 2021 Gold Key

Silver Key

  • Adriana Gill-WGHS 11th-Photography-Tucked Away
  • Janaya Jones-WGHS 11th-Jewelry-Balance
  • Alison Sincebaugh-WGHS 11th-Photography-Peace of Mind
  • Gabrielle Mitchell-WGHS 12th-Digital Art-Vogue

Scholastic Art 2021 Silver Key Art

Honorable Mention

  • Bahiyeh Bserani-WGHS 9th-Digital Art-Beach Butterfly Gardens
  • Dublin Mehl-WGHS 9th-Digital Art-Deep Space
  • Logan Battaglia (2)-WGHS 10th-Sculpture-Eight Armed Escape Artist; Sculpture-Front Line Figure
  • Adriana Gill-WGHS 11th-Photography-Sara
  • Janaya Jones (2)-WGHS 11th-Mixed Media-QuaranTeen; Sculpture-Out of Sight-Out to Sea
  • Meagan Medina-WGHS 11th-Photography-Alice’s Road to Whoville
  • Gabrielle Mitchell (2)-WGHS 12th-Photography-Glowing Silhouettes; Photography-Persephone

Scholastic Art Awards 2021 Honorable Mention Art