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Get your 2012-2013 NYCDOE Energy Efficiency Calendar!
NYC DOE hosted a reception at the Metropolitan Museum of Art to announce the winners of the energy efficiency art contest and awarded iPads, laptop and Nooks to 15 talented students for creating art work which demonstrates how schools save energy.
Students from all 5 boroughs and all grade levels participated and the 15 entries were chosen from over 200 art submissions. The art work is being used to create the 2012-2013 calendar and an original copy will be distributed to all schools in the fall! The calendar can be downloaded here
Claire Shin, a 3rd grader from PS 191 in Queens was the grand prize winner and her artwork is on the calendar cover! We congratulate all participants and winners! MEET THE WINNERS
Grand Prize—Claire Shin, 3rd Grade, PS 191,Queens
September—Jennifer Chen, 4th Grade, PS 21, Queens
October— Yue Gao, 6th Grade, MS 88, Brooklyn
November—Eshika Talukder, 4th Grade, PS 21, Queens
December—Alessandra Rao, 12th Grade, LaGuardia HS, Manhattan
January—Begum Raisha Islam, 6th Grade, MS 88, Brooklyn
February—Brandon Sugrim, 2nd Grade, PS 21, Queens
March—Gabriela Banda, 7th Grade, MS 54, Manhattan
April—Olena Zozulenvich, 11th Grade, LaGuardia HS, Manhattan
May—Sofia Hurtado, Kindergarten, PS 21, Queens
June—Galina Plutova, 12th Grade, LaGuardia HS, Manhattan
July—Christopher Portillo, MS 88, Brooklyn
August—Sasha Kostyukov, 5th Grade, PS 3, Staten Island
Honorable Mention—Noa Hu, 12th Grade, LaGuardia HS, Manhattan
Honorable Mention—Brian Ventura, 7th Grade, MS 279, Bronx
We thank DCAS Division of Energy Management for sponsoring the contest and the awards!