Junior American Citizens Art and Expression Contest

The Williamsburg Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution (NSDAR) announce local school winners of the DAR National Junior American Citizens Art and Creative Expression Contest. This year's theme was: "Celebrate America." Students enter this contest at the chapter level and first place entries move through Virginia State, Eastern Division and National Levels of this annual contest. Williamsburg Chapter JAC had many winning entries on all levels. (see listings below)

Students in public and private schools, youth groups, and scouts are welcome to participate in this national contest. The 2016 Art and Creative Expression Contest - Theme: "Our National Parks: 100 Years of Service to America" is open to all youth. If interested, Pease contact Mary Sue Dougherty @ 804-834-8267.

L to R Back Row: Mrs. Virginia Lee, Regent; Chloe Martin, Home School - 10th Gr. Poster Design; Erin Morrison, Randall's Enrichment and Tutoring Services - 4th Gr. Community Service; Edward John Wright, Providence Classical - Photo Essay; Narineh Dumont, Covenant Christian - Poetry; Kylie Ann Delaney, Providence Classical - 8th Gr. Poster and Excellence in Media Award; Peyton Stallings, Covenant Christian - 6th Gr. Poster; Mary Sue Dougherty, Junior American Citizens (JAC) Chapter Chairman; L to R Front Row: Rachel Morton, Hope Haufler, Nethan Clark, Covenant Christian- K Banner Team; Georgia Martin, Home School-3rd Gr Poster

In addition to Williamsburg Chapter First Place the following students won additional Virginia State, Eastern Division and National DAR level contest awards:

Chloe Martin, Home School: Poster Design - Virginia State & Eastern Division First Place, National Honorable Mention

Erin Morrison, Randall's Enrichment Services: Community Service Virginia State & Eastern Division First Place, National 2nd Place

Edward John Wright, Providence Classical: Photo Essay Virginia State & Eastern Division First Place, National 3rd Place Narineh Dumont, Covenant Christian: Poetry Virginia State & Eastern Division First Place
Rachel Morton, Hope Haufler, Nethan Clark, Covenant Christian: Kindergarten Banner Team:
Virginia State & Eastern Division First Place, National 3rd Place

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