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St. Andrew’s Episcopal School had multiple winners in the Eudora Welty Foundation’s 2019 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists and Writers. St. Andrew’s students were recognized in several categories, including an American Visions Nominee national recognition for Xenia Minton for her photograph, Kung Fu Fighter. In all, St. Andrew’s students produced original material that amassed nine Gold Key Awards, 10 Silver Key Awards, and 18 Honorable Mention recognition. Winners included (from left, back) Stephen Cook, Charlie Young, Jonathan Buckley, Nate Venarske; (middle row) Miley Ray, Tucker Shelson, Clay Morris, Zahra Naveed, Olivia Huckabay, Manal Khawaja, John Sistrunk, Jaiya McMillan; (front) Katie Miller, Olivia Hardwick, Anna Kathryn Becker, Lindsay Moriarity, Xenia Minton, Elizabeth Panter, and Garima Sharma.

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