Student Holiday Card Winners

Holiday CardsFor the third year in a row, School District of Palm Beach County students were encouraged to enter the Superintendent Holiday Greeting Card contest. Students were tasked with creating a piece of art depicting their interpretation of the winter season in Florida’s unique geography.

Under the guidance and support of their terrific art teachers, winners have been chosen for their exceptional submissions, representing one student from each of the elementary, middle, and high school levels. Congratulations to each of the students and their teachers listed below:

Elementary School Winner – Verde Elementary School
• Student: Sophia Milcheva, 5th Grade
• Teacher: Ms. Jodi Metviner
• Principal: Mr. Seth Moldovan

Middle School Winner – Omni Middle School
• Student: Samantha Bourne, 8th Grade
• Teacher: Ms. Maryalis Hernandez
• Principal: Ms. Allison Castellano

High School Winner – John I. Leonard High School
• Student: Noha Huda, 12th Grade
• Teacher: Ms. Natasha Van der Kamp
• Principal: Ms. Melissa Patterson


Sophia Milcheva – 5th Grade

Turtles, Fish and a Dolphin


Samantha Bourne – 8th Grade

Sand men on a beach


Noha Huda – 12th Grade

Alligator on a beach