Park Avenue Boasts Award-Winning Artist

Youth Art Month Award Winner
Alessandra Pons, a sixth-grader at Park Avenue Memorial Elementary School, was chosen as the elementary school-level winner in the Youth Art Month Flag Design competition, sponsored by the New York State Art Teachers Association.   

Her artwork will be featured on the New York State display panel at the Youth Art Month Museum Exhibition during the 2019 National Art Educators Association Conference in Boston.   

Alessandra’s sponsoring art teacher is Susan Zaratin. She will receive a student award of art supplies valued at $100 from Sargent Art for her effort, and the Park Avenue art program will also receive supplies valued at $300.