Iroquois Student Creates 2015 Winter Card
School District 62 announced the winners of the 2015 Winter Card Design Contest.President Stephanie Duckmann awarded first place to Mohnish S. Mohnish, a fifth-grader, designed a card that features cardinals in a winter forest.
Second place was awarded to Cesar A., a third-grader at Iroquois Community School. Marcelina P., a third-grader at Cumberland Elementary School, won third place. Representatives from the Des Plaines Park District, the Des Plaines Public Library, the Des Plaines History Center, and the Des Plaines Arts Council judged 40 entries on grade appropriate execution, originality, and creativity.
The winning design is featured on cards that the District sends during the holiday season. All entries will be displayed from December 4, 2015-January 4, 2016, at the Des Plaines Public Library.
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