Haylea Knisley was the first place winner in the 2018 National Association of Conservations Districts (NACD) in the grades 7-9 division.Her work was chosen at the during the NACE’s 73rd Annual Meeting Inspirational Session.Knisley who is a freshman at Logan Elm High School created her poster in Enrichment Art during 8th grade at McDowell Exchange School.The theme for the 2018 competition was “Watersheds: Our Water, Our Home.”
Congratulations to Aurora O'Phelan and Jude Schaal whose Youth Art Month flag designs will represent McDowell at the state level competition.
Pumpkin Show Art Winners! Seventh grader Brooklynn Sadler received Best of Show on her quilt in the ages 13 - 18 category. Ryliegh Garrett received second place on her pumpkin painting in the grades 4-6 category. Eighth grader Eva Marshall received third place on her gridded watercolor painting in the grades 7 - 9 category.
COLLECT BOXTOPS FOR THE MCDOWELL LIBRARY
Please help the McDowell Library collect Boxtops from General
Mills products. By collecting Boxtops, we raise money to buy books for our
Library. Currently, the Library is conducting a contest to encourage students
to bring in Boxtops. The raffle prizes are Cinemark movie passes, coupons for
free pizza from Cardo’s Pizza, Arby’s free meal coupons, 8 person free admission
pass to a Chillicothe Paints home game!!! The drawing will be May 15.
If you would like to help the Library’s efforts, please send Boxtops
with your student or mail to McDowell Middle School, 9579 Tarlton Road,
Circleville, OH 43113. If you have any questions, please contact Terry Borland,
McDowell Librarian at (740) 474-7538 ext. 1411 or email terry.borland @ loganelm.org.