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Art students receive national medals


by: SUBMITTED - Alfonso Calixtro's 'Self Portrait as Zapata'Two Woodburn Arts and Communications Academy students have received national accolades for their art.

Senior Alfonso Calixtro has received two by: SUBMITTED - Alfonso Calixtro's self portrait entitled 'Tired'by: SUBMITTED - Jasmine Snider's self-portrait 'Robotic'National Scholastic Gold Medals in printmaking and drawing. Junior Jasmine Snider won a National Silver Medal in drawing.

Gold medal recipients will be honored in an awards ceremony at Carnegie Hall in New York June 6.

Art teacher Catherine Johnstone said she hopes to accompany Calixtro and his sister, Elizabeth, to the event.

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