The Irving Advisory Committee on Disabilities has recognized eight students for their artwork as part of National Disability Awareness Month. The students were presented the awards during the Oct. 14 City Council meeting.
Camila Martinez – Britain Elementary
Judith Campos – Townsell Elementary
Chloe Sherman – Thomas Haley Elementary
Gigi Reyes – T. J. Lee Elementary
Emily Garcia – Elliott Elementary
Adam Duarte – Schulze Elementary
Kritika Bhusal – Thomas Haley Elementary
Amalia Castillo – T. J. Lee Elementary
The annual poster contest provides fourth grade elementary school students with an opportunity to showcase artistic talents as they express how persons with disabilities can use their abilities to be part of the community. Entries were judged on originality and the content of how it relates to persons with disabilities.