Arts Education


“Art is the stored honey of the human soul.” ~ Theodore Dreiser

2024 NEWESD Regional High School Visual Art Show

Let's celebrate the talent of our public, private and charter schools in the NEWESD region!



Vote for the People's Choice Award (click here). Voting ends March 15, 2024.


Show Schedule

Tuesday, February 13 – Tuesday, March 26 - Art Show open

Tuesday, March 26 - 2024 Regional High School Art Show Ceremony (in person) at NEWESD 101's Talbott Event Center, 4202 S. Regal St. Gallery Walk - 4:00-5:00 p.m.; Ceremony - 5:00-6:00 p.m. 

Tuesday, May 28 - 2024 State High School Art Show (Held Virtually)  


Public Viewing

You are welcome to view the show in NEWESD 101's Talbott Event Center, Monday-Friday between 7:30 a.m.-4:00 p.m.

You may also view the artwork during the below after hours dates and times. Additional options may be added.

   February 20 until 6:00 p.m.

March 19 until 6:00 p.m.


Mary Kempel
[email protected]
(509) 456-2715


OSPI Art Education site

Washington State Arts Commission
Grants and professional development opportunities.

Sign up for the OSPI Arts News publication

Additional Shows/Competitions

Washington State High School Photography Competition
Contact: Kelly Atkinson

Scholarship/Grant Opportunities

Art & Soul Foundation Scholarships
Contact: Ken Spiering

Creative Start grant: WSAC
Contact: Alexis Sarah

ArtsWA Arts in Education Partnership Grant
Contact: Tamar Krames, Program Manager: 360-252-9973

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