Jim Claypool Art & Conservation Writing Contests
The Jefferson County Conservation District would like to invite you to participate in the Annual Art and Writing Contest sponsored by the Kentucky Farm Bureau and the Kentucky Association of Conservation Districts!
The topic for this year is “Exploring Kentucky’s Mighty Oaks”. The contest is open to all students in school Jefferson County, this includes public, private, and home schools. The art contest is for students in grades 1st-5th and the writing contest is for students in grades 6th -12th. A monetary award will be given to the winner in each contest. The deadline for entries is December 1st.
To learn more about the contest please contact our Environmental Educator, Erin James, at wildcommonwealth@outlook.
2019 Art Winners
1st: Ava McDowell, 5th grade, St. Martha Catholic School
2nd: Forest Faversham, 3rd grade, Chenoweth Elementary
3rd: Riley Cravens, 4th grade, Dunn Elementary
2019 Writing Winners
1st: Audrey Balas, 10th grade, Ballard High School
The Unknown Truth of Monarchs
2nd: Agnes Boyer, 6th grade, St. Agnes School
3rd: Emma Baxter, 8th grade, St. Nicholas Academy
Things That Fly
Contest theme and details are typically announced in late Fall.
Winners are announced in January.