Students Medal in State VASE Art Competition

Several CISD student artists have medaled in the statewide Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE), after receiving regional recognition

Under the leadership of CHS Art Teachers Michelle Hauske and Cameron Tiede, the CHS student artists who received VASE medals at the state level are :

  • Emily Chang
  • Jaserah Chowdhurry, Gold Seal
  • Varshni Karthikeyan
  • Sadie Harp
  • Isabella Luccio, Gold Seal 
  • Amalia Figueroa-Nieves
  • Jeffrey Wang, Gold Seal 
  • Ashley Zhang

Emily Chang's Art Jaserah Chowdhurry's art Varshini Karthikeyan's art Sadie Harp's art Isabella Luccio's art Amalia Figueroa's art Jeffrey Wang's art 

Under the leadership of CHS9 Art Teacher Elsa Reynolds, the CHS9 student artists who received VASE medals at the state level: 

  • Sua Cho, State Winner and Gold Seal recipient, Division 2
  • Weina Lu, State Winner Division 2 
  • Caleb Park, State Winner Division 2 (two pieces and 2 medals) 
  • Krisha Shah, State Winner Division 1 

Sua Cho's art Weina Lu's Art Caleb Park's art Krisha Shah's art

Under the leadership of CMS North Art Teachers Kari Dollar and Shannon Nop, the CMS North student artists who received a Jr. Vase Platinum Medal, which is the highest honor available for middle school students, are: 

  • Maya Asturias
  • Erin Donovan
  • Neel Hammers
  • Griffin Helwig
  • Savannah Kurtz
  • Addyson Olivas


Under the Leadership of CMS West Art Teacher Gail Cary, the CMS West student artists who received a Jr. Vase Platinum Medal, which is the highest honor available for middle school students, are: 

  • Lattika Adloor, 2 platinum medals 
  • Arya Catna 
  • Kartik Koranne 
  • Navya Singh
  • Ishani Tamma

Lattika Adloor's art Arya Catna's art Kartik Koranne's art Navya Singh's art Ishani Tamma's art