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Art in the Capitol Middle School Competition Results


2680 West County Road 476

Bushnell, Florida  33513


Press Release

From:  Colleen Strickland, Curriculum Supervisor

Date:  October 15, 2020

Subject:  Art in the Capitol Middle School Competition Results


Middle school students from across the county submitted original pieces of art to the district’s fourth annual Art in the Capitol competition.   The pieces included paintings, drawings, collages, prints, mixed media, computer generated art and photographs. The theme of the competition was Florida Staycation.  Our sincerest compliments go out to all students who participated in the competition.  Entries designated as Best School Entry will receive a plaque and the entry designated as Best of Show will be framed and sent to the Florida capitol to be on display during the legislative session.   The top five entries from each school are on display at the Sumter County School Board office. 

We are proud to announce the results of the competition:

Best of Show: 

Kayla Bui- South Sumter Middle School


 best in show


Best School Entry:

Ariella Valdez- South Sumter Middle School

 best school entry


Best School Entry:

A’Dejah Huff - Wildwood Middle High School


 best school entry WMHS


Best School Entry:

Caroline Cannon-The Villages Charter School

 best school entry Villages


Wildwood Middle High School Top five:  Alaina Coleman, A’Dejah Corbin, Jo’Quonna Huff, Sophia Stephens, Jaycee Woody,


The Villages Charter School Top five: Lily Abrams, Gabriel Bloodworth Caroline Coleman, Quinn Kiley, Adrianna Miller


South Sumter Middle School Top five: Kayla Bui, Katie Burkes, Madylyn Hart, Rebecca Stephens, Ariella Valdez