Cushing Elementary Students Receive 1st Prize in DAR Art Contest


Every year Cushing Elementary Art participates in several Art Contests. The National Society Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) created the Junior American Citizens (JAC) Committee to promote good citizenship and appreciation of American heritage and history among every school-age child in the United States. The JAC Committee offers contests in art, creative expression, and community service.

This year’s theme was “The 400th Anniversary of the Mayflower:  Rise and Shine for New Opportunities in a New World”. The students will be recognized Monday, March 1st, 2021 during the Awards Luncheon of the Nacogdoches Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution event.  Cushing Elementary 1st place winners are:

Banner      KG:  Johana Quezada

                          Bella Holland

                          Conner Magee

                          Bryan De La Rosa


Poster        1st   Natalie Williamson

                  2nd   Kraig Willis

                  3rd.   Halle Wheeler