Harris County teen writers, artists earn 80 National Scholastic Art & Writing Medals, Scholarships
Harris County Department of Education is the regional sponsor of the Awards. Students in grades 7-12 who earned Gold Key Awards earlier this year through HCDE advanced to the national level to be judged in the 98th annual Scholastic Art & Writing Awards 2021 in New York City.
The national medalists come from the following Harris County districts: Alief, Clear Creek, Cy-Fair, Deer Park, Pasadena, Pearland, Houston, Humble, Katy, Klein, Spring, Spring Branch and Tomball. Private schools include Emery Weiner, Episcopal High, Kinkaid School, River Oaks Baptist, St. Agnes Academy, St. John’s School, Veritas Christian Academy and the Village School.