scholastic awards logo cymk 2 Copy 0 1This year, Bergen County Academies students took a resounding 74 Scholastic Art Awards in various categories including:  Senior Art Portfolio, Drawing & Illustration, Painting, Sculpture, Photography, Digital Art, Mixed Media, Architecture & Industrial Design, Printmaking,  Film & Animation, and Game Design!  Twenty five BCA students, grades 9-12,  studying under several teachers, have been awarded a total of 19 Gold Keys18 Silver Keys, and 37 Honorable Mentions.  Of the four Senior Art Portfolio submissions, 2 were awarded Gold Keys and 2 were awarded Silver Keys.  

An exhibit of the Gold Key winners will take place at Montclair Art Museum next month and Gold Key winners in all categories will move forward for national adjudication.  Gold Key Senior Art Portfolio winners will compete for $10,000 scholarships,  winners will be announced in March. 

Congratulations to the students listed below.

Faculty advisor:  Mrs. Jo Ann Onnembo


Senior Art Portfolio GOLD  (2)

Paige Min

Helena Merker

Senior Art Portfolio SILVER  (2)

Jueun Kwon

Jasmine Kang

Drawing & Illustration   (19)

Anabelle Acetta-Beman – Silver, Hon Men

Erin Alonso – Hon Men

Sharon Hwang – Hon Men

Julia Kacur – Gold

Jasmine Kang – Gold (3), Silver, Hon Men (4)

Jessalyn Lee – Hon Men

Helena Merker – Hon Men (2)

Kaitlyn Park – Gold

Sophia Shin – Hon Men

Samuel Yun – Hon Men

Painting   (21)

Marcia Chen – Hon Men

Isabella Choi – Gold

Chloe Jung – Hon Men

Jasmine Kang – Gold, Silver

Rachel Lee – Hon Men

Emily Luo – Gold

Paige Min – Silver, Hon Men (2)

Ye Na Ok – Gold, Silver, Hon Men (5)

Kaitlyn Park – Silver, Hon Men

Julie Song – Gold, Silver

Mixed Media  (3)

Jasmine Kang – Hon Men

Ye Na Ok – Hon Men

Sophia Shin – Hon Men


Architecture & Industrial Design  (4)

Paige Min – Gold, Silver, Hon Men (2)

Digital Art  (10)

Nina Jeffries-El – Hon Men (2)

Julia Kacur – Gold

Jasmine Kang – Hon Men

Jueun Kwon – Silver (2), Hon Men (2)

Ye Na Ok – Gold, Silver

Sculpture  (2)

Erin Alonso – Silver

Kaitlyn Park – Silver

Photography  (8)

Sarah Applebaum – Silver

Cole Knie – Gold

Sofia Martinez – Hon Men

Ye Na Ok – Silver

Katie Ryu – Hon Men

Julie Song – Gold (2)

Justin Zhong – Hon Men

Printmaking  (1)

Kaitlyn Park – Hon Men

Film & Animation  (1)

Anabelle Acetta-Beman – Silver

Video Game Design  (1)

Sarah Applebaum – Gold