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NHCS Announces 2016-2017 State PTA Reflections Winners

Ten New Hanover County Schools (NHCS) students were named winners in the 2016-2017 state-level PTA Reflections contest. PTA Reflections is a national arts recognition program that encourages students to explore their talents and express themselves. First-place winners will move on to the National PTA competition where winners will be announced on May 1, 2017. The North Carolina PTA will host a Reflections Celebration on April 22, 2017, at Martin Middle School in Raleigh for winners in first, second and third place at the state level.

Congratulations to the following students proudly representing New Hanover County Schools:

Dance Choreography

  • Valadie Cammack, Parsley Elementary School, 1st place- Intermediate (3rd-5th grade)
  • Emma McLaughlin, Myrtle Grove Middle School, 2nd place- Middle

Film Production

  • Autumn Beaulieu, Blair Elementary School, 1st place- Primary (K-2nd grade)
  • Olivia Mallard, Parsley Elementary School, 3rd place- Intermediate (3rd-5th grade)


  • Walter Wishon, Bradley Creek Elementary School, 2nd place- Primary (K-2nd grade)
  • Mina Yakubu, New Hanover High School, 1st place and 2nd place- Senior

Music Composition

  • Siena Boldizar, Parsley Elementary School, 2nd place- Primary (K-2nd grade)


  • Nadia Kasell, Castle Hayne Elementary School, 1st place- Intermediate (3rd-5th grade)
  • Maeson Morgan, Myrtle Grove Middle School, 3rd place- Middle
  • Kelsie Bennett, Laney High School, 2nd place- Senior


Posted: 03/16/17