Red Oak High School students recently competed in the regional Visual Arts Scholastic Event (VASE) February 21-22. Two Red Oak HS students advanced to the state competition later this spring and six students medaled in their division. The state competition is April 24-25 at San Marcos HS, in San Marcos, TX.

Advanced to state:

Estavious Smith

Alyssa Starr

Medaled in their division:

April Valenzuela Palacio

Sonya Trevino

Fernando Villanueva

Samridi Womack

Alyssa Starr (two works)

Estavious Smith

In addition, the following ROHS art students competed at the Texas Visual Art Association (TVAA) competition this month. Over 1,200 students from private schools, charter and all public schools competed. Here is the list of students who made it into the show:


Alyssa Starr - Final Show

September Daniels - Final Show

Sya Petty


Victoria Southerland - Final Show

Micah Alexander - Final Show

The exhibition is held at the UTD SP/N Gallery from March 3-21. The closing reception and award ceremony will be held on Sunday, March 22 from 2:30 - 4 p.m.