Stefanik receives 59 entries in student art competition
U.S. Rep. Elise Stefanik, R-Willsboro. received 59 entries in the congressional student art contest, said Tom Flanagin, spokesman for the congresswoman.
The breakdown of entries by school district is as follows:
- Glens Falls district office -- Argyle, 9; South Glens Falls, 2; Hartford, 1; Glens Falls, 1; North Warren, 1; Granville, 1; Greenwich, 1; Galway, 1; HMF Boces Gloversville, 3.
- Watertown district office -- Local home school students, 1; South Jefferson Central School, 1; Copenhagen Central School, 6; Colton-Pierrepont Manor, 1; Lowville Academy Central School, 2; Massena Central School, 1; Carthage Central School, 1.
- Plattsburgh district office -- Perus, 6; Plattsburgh, 3; Malone, 1; Elizabethtown-Lewis Central, 9; Tupper Lake, 2; Saranac, 2; Willsboro, 2; Chazy, 1.
- A judging panel will select a finalist from each of the three district offices, and Stefanik will select the winner from the three finalists, Flanagin said.
The winning art work from the 21st Congressional District will hang in a student art work gallery at the Capitol in Washington.
A student from Argyle won the 2013 congressional art competition.