Tamara Sanchez is an eighth grader at Berrendo Middle School. Tamara won the Scholastic Art Competition Gold Key, two Silver Keys and an honorable mention for four pieces of art work.
Her art teacher, Jeanette Main, traveled with Tamara to the awards ceremony in Albuquerque on March 23. “This competition was amongst other students around New Mexico,” Main said. This is not her first competition Tamara won. “She won the overall award for our HeART of Winter,” Main said. HeART of Winter is Berrendo Middle School’s art competition, which takes place annually in December.