Morrill Elementary fifth grader Angelina Fernandez and nine other young artists from around San Antonio were honored Wednesday at the Southwest School of Art. Each of them had been named their city district’s winner in the 2013 Texas Cavaliers River Parade Art Contest. On February 20, King Antonio XC was on hand to announce this year’s grand prize winner: Marena Gallo from Lewis Elementary. Her artwork will be on the cover of the River Parade program. Angelina’s art, as well as artwork by the other finalists, will be featured in the calendar.
Morrill ES as well as the entire Harlandale ISD is proud to have Angelina representing District 3. Her art was chosen out of 3,300 students from 60 schools who submitted entries.