Student Poet Recognized by NYC Scholastic Art & Writing Awards

Sophomore Victoria Laboz has been recognized with a New York City Regional Award in The Scholastic Art & Writing Awards of 2015, presented by the Alliance for Young Artists & Writers. This tenth grade honors student received an honorable mention for her poem, entitled “The Little Things.” 

With over 11,000 works submitted to this prestigious competition in this year alone, Victoria’s submission was one of the top 35% which received some level of recognition (Gold Key, Silver Key or Honorable Mention).   Victoria’s emotive writing has previously been featured in York Prep’s literary magazine, Genesis. The school is incredibly proud of her budding talent and looks forward to seeing her work published elsewhere in the future!