Emily McShane (Class of 2025) and Ariana Wang (Class of 2024), were recently recognized by YoungArts.
Ariana is a Finalist for Short Story Writing and is eligible for qualification as a Presidential Scholar in the Arts. Emily won Merit-Level Recognition for her animated film submission. Award winners are recognized for the caliber of their artistic achievement and join 702 of the most accomplished young visual, literary, and performing artists from throughout the county. Selected through the organization’s prestigious competition, YoungArts award winners, all 15–18 years old or in grades 10–12, are chosen for the caliber of their artistic achievement by esteemed discipline-specific panels of artists through a rigorous blind adjudication process.