Nine Maple Grove Senior High School students earned recognition at the MSHSL Section 5AA Visual Arts Festival.

Meilani Khambounmy received a Superior Rating for her media arts piece, which is the highest honor awarded at the festival.

Jillian Klasen received a Superior Rating for her charcoal drawing and an Excellent Rating on her graphic design.

In addition, the following Maple Grove High School students received an Excellent rating for their artwork:

Adriana Belinski (11), Ink Drawing & Acrylic Painting

Amanda Bowers (11), Pastel Drawing

Riley Gilbertson (10), Ink Drawing

Mady KenKnight (12), Metal Craft

Theresa Kubacki (12), Media Arts

Jake O’Hearn (10), Ceramic

Dasha Rudenko (12), Ceramic

Congratulations to all of the talented student artists at Maple Grove.

-Published April 15, 2014