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Rachel Eastman - Scholastic Art and Writing Award

Rachel Eastman, a sophomore at Flandreau High School, has won a Golden Key award for Scholastic Art and Writing Awards for her novel, The Daniel Project.  The Scholastic Art and Writing Awards are for teens in grades 7–12 (ages 13 and up) apply in 29 categories of art and writing.  Panelists look for works that best exemplify originality, technical skill, and the emergence of a personal voice or vision. Nominations are celebrated within their communities through local exhibitions and ceremonies- Rachel's work will be on exhibit at USD in Vermilion on February 24th. Gold Key works, (the highest awards) are then judged nationally for a chance to win awards on the national level.

Rachel with Award


Rachel and Mrs. Fryslie


Rachel's Award