January 22, 2020 Achievements

Martin Luther King Jr. Art Contest Winners Honored


Winners have been announced for the Sioux City Community School District’s 2020 Martin Luther King Jr. Art Contest, coordinated by Fine Arts and Community Outreach Program Coordinator, Pat Toben. The theme for the contest this year was “The Golden Rule, Then and Now.”

All winning projects were displayed at on Monday, Jan. 20, 2020 at the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People’s (NAACP) Annual Community Celebration to honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Winners will also be recognized at the Annual Freedom Fund NAACP Banquet on Saturday, Feb. 15, 2020.

Congratulations to the following winners:

High School

1st Place NHS – Casandra Tounjian
2nd Place NHS – Esmeralda Sebastian Benitez
3rd Place NHS – Youla Tricia Onayan

Middle School

1st Place WMS – Mya Comstock
2nd Place WMS – Moises Alferez Cruz
3rd Place WMS – Angie Amaya Hidalgo


1st Place Spalding Park – Jaci Bowder
2nd Place Unity – Mina Philavanh
3rd Place Spalding Park – Kaitlynn Miller