2016 Earth Day Poster Contest
“Make Every Day Earth Day”
Congratulations to all of our Grade 4 & 5 Art Contest participants, we appreciate your commitment to the environment and our community. We asked 4th & 5th graders around the district to submit Earth Day poster contests depicting an Earth Day theme. There were four winners per grade who will win a $25 gift card to United Skates or Sky Zone (their choosing). All of the artists work will be proudly displayed at City Hall starting Monday, May 9th. Here are our winners:
Jillian Ward- Grade 5- Silver Spring School
Austin Arruda _ Grade 5 - Silver Spring School
Beatrice Adamek & Jasmine DosReis - Grade 5- Silver Spring
Jacob Poore - Grade 5 - Silver Spring School
Angel Rodriguez - Grade 4 - Whiteknact School
Hailey Rioux - Grade 4- Myron J. Francis School
Mia DeAngelis - Grade 4- Waddington School
Cori Rochette - Grade 4 - Waddington School
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR WINNERS!
WINNERS ANNOUNCEMENT-Click Here
What are the entry guidelines?
- Posters must depict an Earth Day theme i.e. Composting, Recycling Tips, Earth Day Every Day, Waste-Free Lunches, Energy Conservation, Recycling in School, etc.
- Posters must be on paper measuring 8.5” x 11”.
- All forms of art are acceptable i.e. marker, crayon, charcoal, watercolor, original graphic design art, etc. BE CREATIVE!
- All entries must contain the following: Artist name, grade level, and school name. No artist’s name may appear on the front of the poster. One entry per artist, please.
- Posters will be judged based on a) Best Use of Theme b) Originality and c) Creativity
- Deadline to submit artwork is April 27, 2016.
- Winners will be announced May 2, 2016.
Who is eligible?
- Open to all students in grades 4 & 5 in the East Providence School District.
What will I win?
- The top four winners from each grade will win a $25 gift card to United Skates or Sky Zone. Contest is sponsored by MTG/Mega Disposal & the City of East Providence.
- Your artwork will be proudly displayed in City Hall for the entire month of May.
How do I submit my entry?
- Turn your artwork into your teacher.
- Deliver your artwork to the Department of Public Works Building at 60 Commercial Way.
- Mail submission to: DPW, 60 Commercial Way, EP, RI 02914, Attn: Donna McMahon
- Questions? Call Robin at 431-4605 or Donna at 435-7701.
Why Earth Day?
- The City of East Providence has started an initiative to GO GREEN. By increasing awareness of recycling and decreasing waste in our community, we can make a difference in our environment together. For more information, please visit www.eastprovidenceri.net/recycling
Let’s work together to make everyday Earth Day!