Youth Art Month

Here is the Link to the 2020 Youth Art Month Packet!!!

Entries are due FEB. 1st., 2020

YAM Flag Packet for 2019-2020

Click here for the link to the packet

  1. Deadline: December 31, 2019

Youth Art Month Capitol Exhibit Recognition and Awards

March 16th, 2020

State Capitol, Jefferson City

1st floor Capitol Rotunda

Program Begins at 11:00 AM with Districts 1-6 Recognition followed by an Awards Ceremony, and Districts 7-11 Recognition

Thank you to all who participated in the 2019 Youth Art Month Exhibit and Ceremony! If you missed your chance, it is not too early to begin looking toward 2020!

This celebration of Art and Art Education is an exceptional opportunity for our students!This year, in addition to our state activities, thirteen student works represented Missouri in the National Youth Art Month Museum exhibit in Boston, Massachusetts.

Artwork & certificates are scheduled to ship for return by April 15th.

Please share your Youth Art Month Photos for inclusion in the Annual Slide Show!

Email or share-to-drive,

2019 Youth Art Month Award Winners

Lower Elementary: Claira Martens, 2, St. Paul's Lutheran School, Educator Betsy Lange

Upper Elementary: Haidyn Walters, 5, Richland Elementary, Educator Cherie Peters

Middle School: Kya Gibson, 8, John Evans Middle School, Educator Keeli Singer

Secondary: Chloe Bartz, 10, Monett High School, Educator Lynn Morin

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Sargent Art Award: Lydia Petersen, 8, Cameron Veterans Middle School, Educator Kay Leeper

Governor’s Choice: Katelyn Lebow, 10, Galena High School - Educator Brooke Villa

Governor’s Mansion:LeighAnn Pope, Salem High - Educator Tana Kettner

2018 Youth Art Month Award Winners

Overall Sargent Art Award

Julia Mason Grade 12

Teacher Megan Johnson

Nixa High School

Governor’s Choice Award

Courtney Walsch Grade 11

Teacher Lori Bockting

Linn High School

Governor’s Mansion Award

Kendall Bagley Grade 5

Teacher Kimberly Pearcy

Warsaw South Elementary

President’s Choice High School

Chey Fuqua Grade 12

Teacher Pam Haahr

Lathrop High School

President’s Choice Award 6-8

Madison Doyle Grade 8

Teacher Elizabeth Wallsmith

Carl Junction Junior High School

President’s Choice 3-5

Bailey Eades Grade 5

Teacher Dawn Sveom King

Glenwood Elementary

President’s Choice K-2

Bristol Starks Grade K

Teacher Angie Helm

Carl Junction Primary

YAM Flag winner

Stella Vonder Harr Grade 4

House Springs Elementary

Teacher Michelle Howard