Central Oregon high school and middle school art students had the opportunity to participate in the eighth Central Oregon Scholastic Art Awards. Over 800 submissions of art and writing were received from local public and private middle schools and high schools.
The Waldorf School of Bend submitted 30 pieces to the competition. Of those 30 submissions, 10 were granted awards including Gold Key, Silver Key and Honorable Mention.
The 2016 Central Oregon Scholastic Art Awards Ceremony was held at the Pinckney Center for the Performing Arts Auditorium and Gallery at Central Oregon Community College in Bend.
All award-winning work will be on display until Feb. 24 in the Pinckney Gallery at Central Oregon Community College in Bend during regular gallery hours.