Columbia High School Students are Recipients at the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards 2017
Columbia High School Junior Turner Andrasz, earned a National Silver Medal in the Scholastic Art &
Writing Awards 2017. He has been identified by panels of creative
professionals as one of the most talented young artists in the nation.
This year, more than 330,000 works of art and writing were submitted. Only
the top 1% were recognized at the national level. Turner also received a
gold medal and honorable mention in the regional awards, which led to his
moving forward into the national competition. Turner is currently a
student in Art 4 at CHS and will be in the AP Studio Art class next year.
Leonel Soares, also a Columbia High School Junior in Art 4 who is going to be in AP Studio Art next
year and art/design editor of the Columbian and Guildscript, won two Scholastic
regional silver awards and an honorable mention.
Pictured above left, Turner Andrasz who received national silver, regional gold and honorable mention.
Pictured right is Leonel Soares who earned regional silvers and honorable mention, pictured with Ms. Ellen Weisbord and Turner Andrasz.
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