Shawnee students’ art displayed at state capitol
Several students from Shawnee-area schools are among the Shawnee Mission students that were part of a celebration of Youth Art Month at the Kansas State Capitol Building.
Thirty-four Shawnee Mission students displayed their artwork with others from across the state. Matha Arvanitakis, Broken Arrow, was awarded an honorable mention for her pencil drawn artwork. Other participating students from Shawnee elementary schools were Mehania Asir, Rhein Benninghoven; Ella Atkins, Nieman; and Piper Nielsen, Ray Marsh.
Participating students from Shawnee high schools were Devin Araujo, SM Northwest; Ashley Ellerman, SM North; Aleesha Gonzalez, SM North; Alyssa Medina, SM North; Sarah Smith, SM Northwest; and Italia Venegas, SM Northwest.