State winners in the annual PTA Reflections program are now competing with their peers across the country. Five winners in each of four categories were selected from among more than 80,000 Utah entries.
The winners include:Music: Christine Guymon, third grade, Blanding Elementary; Alicia Kaelin, sixth grade, William Penn Elementary, Salt Lake City; Melissa Brown, ninth grade, Orem Junior High; Amy Benson, eighth grade, Mount Logan Middle School; and Melissa George, 10th grade, Bonneville High, Ogden.
Literature: Kristopher Horrup, second grade, Parkside Elementary, Murray; Chanse Snow, fourth grade, Sunset Elementary, St. George; Jeremy Thomas, eighth grade, Churchill Junior High, Salt Lake City; Rachel Hatch, 12th grade, Logan High; and Emily Ivie, 12th grade, Timpview High, Provo.
Photography: Michael Nye, first grade, Vineyard Elementary, Orem; Justin Smith, fifth grade, Butler Elementary, Jordan District; Leigh Ann Gilliam, ninth grade, Canyon View Junior High, Orem; James F. Dotson, 12th grade, Beaver High; and Kenny Adams, 12th grade, Lehi High.
Visual arts: Chelsie Hopkins, first grade, Discovery Elementary, Vernal; Chad Downs, sixth grade, Doxey Elementary, Sunset; Joseph Hale, ninth grade, Farmington Junior High; Michael J. Morgan, 11th grade, Skyline High, Salt Lake City; and Hung H. Vu, 12th grade, Granger High, West Valley City.