CHEWV Participants Excel in Recent Fine Arts Festivals

by | Jul 5, 2017 | Fine Arts Overview, News

The 2017 WVCEA Elementary and Junior High Fine Arts Festivals were held on April 21 at Cross Lanes Christian School.  Eight students represented CHEWV in several categories for a total of 24 entries!  It was an exciting event and a valuable learning experience as these students were critiqued on entries that ranged from piano solos to garment construction.

Elementary participants can be awarded superior and excellent ribbons; junior high students have an additional opportunity to place 1st, 2nd, or 3rd.  CHEWV representatives earned a total of eight superior and seven excellent ratings, as well as five 1st place and one 3rd place. 

Congratulations are in order for Caleb Adkins, Kitoria Johnson, Ryland Luikart, Shaylin Spargo, Christian Barnhouse, Evie Graves, Aydan Hines, and Sharah Spargo! 

If your children are interested in participating in this exciting annual event, you can browse our website for information. Questions should be addressed to Kimberly Johnson, Fine Arts Coordinator, at

The dates and locations for the 2018 WVCEA Fine Arts Festivals are as follows:

Senior High                             March 16                         Appalachian Bible College

Elementary/Junior High     April 20                           Wood County Christian School

Header picture left to right:  Ryland Luikart, Caleb Adkins, Kitoria Johnson, Shaylin Spargo, and Sharah Spargo