3 Advance to Statewide PTSA ‘Reflections’ Arts Contest

I am Hopeful Because... themeThree Garfield students have been chosen to represent Seattle in the statewide round of the 2023-24 PTSA Reflections Program. (See their work at the bottom of this post.) They are:


  • Sofia Angeles, “My Room” – Fine Arts
  • Jeremiah Lewis, “The Life of Freedom” – Photography
  • Gwyneth Hawkins, “Jumping Barriers” – Photography

In addition, several entries were listed for honorable mention:

  • Sofia Angeles, “In Light and Dark” – Photography
  • Kieran Daly, “A Bright Future” – Photography
  • Ricco Graves, “Hopeful” – Photography
  • Becky Johnston, “Street Plague” – Photography
  • Jia Jin Liu, “Reflection of the Ages” – Photography
  • Michael Gordon, “Perspective” – Photography
  • Zoe Saxer, “Promising” – Photography

Results of the statewide judging will be announced in early spring.

Many thanks to teachers Anita West (Fine Arts) and Corey Louviere (Photography) for supporting Garfield student entries!

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