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Mission, Texas – The Mission Consolidated Independent School District (CISD) Fine Arts Department recently held its first Cultura de Arte Challenge for junior high school and high school students. During this challenge, students had three hours to create a still life, dry media artwork based upon items placed at the center of a room. The top five junior high school and top five high school students will advance to a similar area level competition in January.
The junior high school students advancing are Valeria Castillo, first place, R. Cantu Jr. High School; Stacy Molina, second place, Alton Memorial Jr. High School; Logan Martinez, third place, R. Cantu Jr. High School; Gildardo Jimenez, fourth place, K. White Jr. High School; Dayanna Hernandez, fifth place, Alton Memorial Jr. High School.
The high school students advancing are Michael De Leon, first place, Veterans Memorial High School; Mikaela Martinez, second place, Veterans Memorial High School; Jesse Ortega Garcia, third place, Mission High School; Sergio Vasquez, fourth place, Mission High School; Victor Esparza, fifth place, Mission High School.