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Katy JH Theatre & Choir Present........................... JH Theatre & Choir Present...........................2015-04-21T19:30:30Z<div class="ExternalClass62CAC1D7215A429C9AD21446E8808A54"><p>​<span style="font-family:"calibri","sans-serif";font-size:11pt;"><font color="#000000"> <img alt="Katy JH.jpg" src="/dept/finearts/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/Katy%20JH.jpg" style="margin:5px;" /> </font></span></p></div>
JH Band Camp 2015 Band Camp 20152015-04-15T20:01:02Z<div class="ExternalClass028B4CA03A8B4D34A92FD630580D69F3"><p>​<a href="/dept/finearts/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/JH_BandCamp_Poster%202015.pdf" target="_blank"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />JH_BandCamp_Poster 2015.pdf</a></p><p><a href="/dept/finearts/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/JH%20Band%20Camp%20Packet%202015.pdf" target="_blank"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />JH Band Camp Packet 2015.pdf</a></p><p><a href="/dept/finearts/PublishingImages/Lists/latestnews/AllItems/JH_BandCamp_Brochure%202015.pdf" target="_blank"><img width="16" height="16" class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/15/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />JH_BandCamp_Brochure 2015.pdf</a></p></div>
Katy ISD Art Students Earned Top Honors in Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Art Competition ISD Art Students Earned Top Honors in Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Art Competition 2015-04-15T13:48:27Z<div class="ExternalClassA04937359417431E9AD7635D7016866E"><em>Katy ISD student art auctioned for $265,000</em>​<p>Four Katy ISD student artists recently earned top honors in the 2015 Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo School Art Competition. Pattison Elementary's Hannah Fan and WoodCreek Junior High's Michele Dupont were selected as the Reserve Champions for all elementary and junior high art, respectively. Seven Lakes High School's Diane Xu won the Class Champion award for the Quick Draw competition, and Katy High School's Sierra Schriefer was awarded the Reserve Class Champion award for all 3D art pieces. As a whole, Katy ISD student art brought in $265,000 in this year's art auction.</p><p>Additional Katy ISD students were selected for the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo Art Award finals. Congratulations to the following:​</p><p><strong>Western Art Academy:</strong></p><p>Zhining Chen, Tompkins HS</p><p>Ana Olvera, Taylor HS</p><p>Bona Yan, Seven Lakes HS</p><p>Amy Yang,<strong> </strong>Seven Lakes HS</p><p><em>(Intensive four-week workshop held in Kerville, Texas under the direction of Schreiner University focusing on oil painting/drawing and activities including field trips to local art studios)<br></em><strong>Glassell Junior School of Art Workshop Winners:</strong></p><p>Nameer Ahsan, Kilpatrick Elementary </p><p>Alexa Baeza,<strong> </strong>Tompkins HS</p><p>Zhining Chen<strong>, </strong>Tompkins HS</p><p>Fatemeh Ebrahimi, Taylor HS</p><p>Hannah Fan, Reserve Champion, Pattison Elementary </p><p>Meredith McWhirter,<strong> </strong>Taylor HS</p><p><em>(120 positions are awarded to students K-12 grade selected for one session in the summer or fall in the medium they wish to study.)<br></em><strong>Auction:</strong></p><p>Sierra Schriefer, Katy HS,<strong> </strong>Reserve Class Champion</p><p>Liruonong Zhang,<strong> </strong>Seven Lakes HS</p><p>Lucy Chen, Seven Lakes HS</p><p>Amy Yang,<strong> </strong>Seven Lakes HS</p><p>Brittany Clare Roberts, Seven Lakes HS</p><p>Rachel Bai,<strong> </strong>Tompkins HS</p><p>Alexa Baeza, Tompkins HS</p><p>Zhining Chen, Tompkins HS</p><p>Christine Jeong,<strong> </strong>Tompkins HS</p><p>Jaerin Jeong,<strong> </strong>Tompkins HS</p><p>Audrey Liu,<strong> </strong>Tompkins HS</p><p>Rose Miao,<strong> </strong>Taylor HS<br><strong>Premium 3D Winners (these winners also received a $2,000 scholarship):</strong></p><p>Chase Berry,<strong> </strong>Taylor HS</p><p>Fatemeh Ebrahimi,<strong> </strong>Taylor HS<br><strong>Quick Draw Student Winner:</strong></p><p>Diane Xu, Class Champion, Seven Lakes HS</p><p><a href="" style="text-decoration:underline;">Click here</a> for more information about the Houston Livestock Show & Rodeo school art competition.</p></div>
Youth Art Month/Katy ISD Artists being honored........ Art Month/Katy ISD Artists being honored........2015-02-17T18:08:39Z<div class="ExternalClass983597A2E22A4581B110288ADE35767A"><span style="line-height:1.5;">A total of six Katy ISD student art pieces were selected to be displayed in the State Capitol Show during Youth Art Month celebrations in March, a show that features 100 pieces of student art from across Texas. The art pieces will be on display from March 1-7 at the Capitol Building, and March 8-22 at the Bob Bullock Texas State History Museum.</span><p>Congratulations to the following students being honored for their artwork at the Capital Show:</p><ul><li><strong>Amy Vaclavik</strong>, McMeans Junior High (teacher: Trevor Gibson) </li><li><strong>Mathias Pitzel</strong>, Davidson Elementary (teacher: Vanina Orendorff) </li><li><strong>Faith Hernandez</strong>, Holland Elementary (teacher: Julie Brinson)</li><li><strong>Emily Wu</strong>, Holland Elementary (teacher: Judy Rounds) </li><li><strong>Akhil Ibrahim</strong>, Stanley Elementary (teacher: Marnie Morrie-Wishart) </li><li><strong>David Siebold</strong>, Stanley Elementary (teacher: Yuri Zaroli) </li></ul><p>Youth Art Month is an annual observance each March to emphasize the value of art education for all children and to encourage support for quality school art programs. </p></div>

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