The West Sand Lake Elementary School team entered the statewide Olympics of the Visual Arts (OVA) competition held April 29, 1998 at the Empire State Plaza in Albany, NY.


Led by art teacher

Ms. Jennifer LaRose,

the teammembers from the fifth grade class were:

Eden Brand

Nick Genetti

Rebecca Lee Kraft (me)

Evan Musolino

Sara Raab

Dan Spielvogel

Melissa Welch.

On the topic "Painting," the team won the First Place blue ribbon in the Elementary School Division

The project was a Native American cave containing artifacts and painted with petroglyphs.

Here they are, folks, the photographs for which you've been waiting patiently.


Pictures of us working on the project.

The Championship Team