Arbor Day Art Show

The annual Trees in Our Town exhibit is currently on display at the Edmond Historical Society and Museum through April 30th!  Artwork in the exhibit includes First through Third Place entries and an Honorable Mention from each participating school in the Arbor Day Art Contest. Be sure to stop by and view the creative interpretations of Edmond’s trees by 76 local fifth graders from 19 participating schools. View Arbor Day Art Contest for more information about this program. Thank you to this year's sponsors and partners: Edmond Historical Society and Museum, Citizens Bank of Edmond, Edmond Electric, Edmond Public Schools, Edmond Urban Forestry Commission, and Edmond Visual Arts Commission.

Mayor and Students1

Three Best of Show winners, selected by the Edmond Visual Arts Commission, were recognized at the City Council meeting on Monday, March 14th, pictured above with Mayor Darrell Davis. They each received a $75 gift card sponsored by Citizens Bank of Edmond, in addition to other prizes they will receive for winning the Arbor Day Art Contest at their schools. Congratulations to the Best of Show winners:

First Place: Lillian Lee, Charles Haskell Elementary

Second Place: Peyton McDougal, Centennial Elementary

Third Place: Abby Stewart, Clegern Elementary

Congratulations as well to the students who are participating in the Arbor Day Art Show! Names and awards are listed below:


Angie Debo Elementary
First PlaceAamira Walton
Second PlaceMadeleine Gambil
Third PlaceNorah Shafter
Honorable MentionKimaya Kamanna

Centennial Elementary
First PlacePeyton McDougal
Second PlaceChanning Belcher
Third PlaceJaysik Hand
Honorable MentionDaisy Renwick

Charles Haskell Elementary
First PlaceLillian Lee
Second PlaceAaliyah Williams
Third PlaceFatima Akram
Honorable MentionParisa Ahmed

Chisholm Elementary
First PlaceIsabella Mitchell 
Second PlaceArabella Tellers
Third PlaceCollier Vaughn
Honorable MentionJuliet Ackerman

Clegern Elementary
First PlaceAbby Stewart
Second PlaceLadd Peck
Third PlaceAmelia Dougherty
Honorable MentionDarragh Maynard

Cross Timbers Elementary
First PlaceHendley Graff
Second PlaceIsaac Paries
Third PlaceRylee Barmore
Honorable MentionLoreli Roberson

Frontier Elementary
First PlaceEnaaya Talal
Second PlaceCamryn Boubacar
Third PlaceBenicia Mopouka
Honorable MentionIsabella Gatewood

Heritage Elementary
First PlaceBalaji Arji
Second PlaceAly Seely
Third PlaceValerie Kay Sanchez
Honorable MentionAxel Teodoso

Ida Freeman Elementary
First PlaceR.J. Caraway
Second PlaceLivena Hernandez
Third PlaceClaira Burns
Honorable MentionAlyssa Hautz

John Ross Elementary
First PlaceJonah Austin
Second PlaceJosey Williams
Third PlaceAubree Moyer
Honorable MentionAva Raney

Northern Hills Elementary
First PlaceLiam Robinson Miller
Second PlaceNash Pyles
Third PlaceEllie Gharapetian
Honorable MentionCharlee Curry

Orvis Risner Elementary
First PlaceAverie Brown
Second PlaceMia Bandy
Third PlaceDelanie Perry
Honorable MentionMichael Tucker

Redbud Elementary
First PlaceGavin Davis
Second PlaceTaryn Burns
Third PlaceMaggie McCrabb
Honorable MentionPaisley Corbett

Russell Dougherty Elementary
First PlaceLaila El-Ali
Second PlaceAllie Foster
Third PlaceKali Courtright Hardridge
Honorable MentionAvery Gray

St. Mary's Episcopal School 
First PlaceBoston Carter
Second PlaceCharlotte Anderson
Third PlaceKynley Jones
Honorable MentionMichael Whitaker Deason

Sunset Elementary
First PlaceEarl Phillips
Second PlaceSamantha Armstrong
Third PlaceHarper Lamon
Honorable MentionManha Hossain

Washington Irving Elementary
First PlaceMarie Sidorova
Second PlaceMax Willman
Third PlaceTytianna Reed
Honorable MentionJude Maduro

West Field Elementary
First PlaceMya Burch
Second PlaceLylah Harms
Third PlaceKendall Castleberry
Honorable MentionSahana Kumar

Will Rogers Elementary
First PlaceLillian Pepper
Second PlaceAbril Amaro
Third PlaceSophie Alexander
Honorable MentionAva Ward

Find out more about this year's Arbor Week activities

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