Martin, Academy Students Win RTC Art Contest | Arts & Culture
Rudy Amaya of Roy Martin Middle School and Jessica Judd of Las Vegas Academy earned top honors in the RTC’s Earth Day art contest.
The annual contest, sponsored by the RTC and Vector Media, invited local students in grades six through 12 to create artwork that celebrates Earth Day and the RTC’s sustainability initiative, “quicker, cleaner, greener.”
More than 300 students from 17 schools across the valley participated in this year’s contest. The artwork of the two winners will be displayed on the outside of RTC transit vehicles and will travel valley streets for up to a year.
Runners-up were also recognized with certificates of achievement. They included:
- Zach Cortez of Cashman Middle School
- Reanne Domingo of Desert Pines High School
- Desiree Hogue of Las Vegas Academy
- Melis Jensen of Las Vegas Day School
- Cora Beaudry and Karlyle Niesen of Leavitt Middle School
- Arely Lucio Flores and Tania Quintero-Cepero of Roy Martin Middle School