Sweetwater Middle School students recently competed in the JR. VASE Art Contest at Wylie Junior High in Abilene. SMS had 16 students compete in the contest by submitting a total of 27 pieces of art. According to Art Teacher Haley Tabor, "out of the 27 pieces of art entered, SMS had 19 pieces receive Superior Ranked Medals. The 19 medal winners went on to compete in the Regional competition where judges pick 10% of the Superior ranked art to receive a Regional Medal. Out of the 6 Regional medals that were awarded in the contest, Sweetwater Middle School received half of them!!!!"

Regional Medal Winners Pictured: (Left to right) Griselda Villarreal, Shy-Anne Patterson, Kaci Webb

Regional Medal Winners Pictured: (Left to right) Griselda Villarreal, Shy-Anne Patterson, Kaci Webb

Superior Medal Winners Pictured: Top Row (from left to right) Shelby Graves, Graciela Villarreal, Griselda Villarreal, Bridgette Lanier, Shy-Anne Patterson, Brilee Kenney, Kaci Webb  Bottom Row (from left to right) Christian Sanders, Shawna Faucett, Delia Zuniga, Meagan Davis, Alex Perez

Superior Medal Winners Pictured: Top Row (from left to right) Shelby Graves, Graciela Villarreal, Griselda Villarreal, Bridgette Lanier, Shy-Anne Patterson, Brilee Kenney, Kaci Webb  Bottom Row (from left to right) Christian Sanders, Shawna Faucett, Delia Zuniga, Meagan Davis, Alex Perez