Reaching for the Stars: MSSD Students Honored at Kennedy Center for Excellence in the Arts
The National Society of Arts and Letters, Washington Chapter, presented its seventh annual Awards for Excellence in the Arts to recognize high school juniors in the Washington metropolitan area who demonstrate outstanding achievement in the areas of art, dance, music, and creative writing.
At a ceremony held at the Kennedy Center on Monday evening, April 19, three MSSD juniors were recognized for excellence in the arts. Adrian Cantrell Saylor was awarded a 2010 Award for Excellence in the Arts (for dance in particular). Roman Solovey was awarded a Certificate of Merit for Drama, and Kate Agate-Mays was awarded a Certificate of Merit for Art. tThe National Society of Arts and Letters' objective is to encourage and assist promising young artists through arts competitions, scholarships and other career opportunities.
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