Wake County students earned top honors at the 12th annual Raleigh Street Painting event held on Fayetteville Street as part of SPARKcon. The event had hundreds of artists transforming the street into a work of art. Thousands of visitors came to watch the artists and be a part of the festival. WCPSS students won awards in the high school and middle school divisions of the competition.
Best in Show: Square #217, Wakefield High School (Brianna Williams, Summer Gay)
Originality Award: Square #197, Southeast Raleigh Magnet High School (Andrea Allen)
Design Award: Square #245, Heritage High School (Mallory Long, Julia Huber, Jazmine Williams, Katie Daeke)
Honorable Mentions: Square #228, Garner Magnet High School (Mary Anna Rice, Becky Evans, Izzie Daniels, Diamond Plummer); Square #252, Wakefield High School (Colton Valentino, Bailie Johnson)
Best in Show: Square #69, Centennial Campus Magnet Middle School (Penelope Celmer, Lily James, Bailey Bowles)
Design Award: Square #79, Carnage Magnet Middle School (Tess)
Originality Award: Square #100, Ligon Magnet Middle School (Elaine Li, Li Waggener, Kaeli Waggener)
Honorable Mention: Square #76, Rolesville Middle School (Emma, Brandon, Rachel, Sabrina)
Heritage High students Mallory Long, Jazmine Williams, Julia Huber and Katie Daeke earned the Award for Best Design in the High School division at the 12th annual Raleigh Street Painting event held on Fayetteville Street as a part of SPARKcon.
Thanks to Heritage High teacher Jeff Schweickert for sharing this story.
Centennial Campus Magnet Middle students Penelope Celmer, Lily James and Bailey Bowles earned Best in Show Award in the Middle School Division.
Thanks to Centennial Campus Magnet Middle’s Elwood Peters for sharing this photo.