Winners announced in “We Are Team BCPS” art contest

Challenge: Creating notecards to be sent to honored students


TOWSON, MD. – Seven Baltimore County Public Schools students have been selected as winners in a We Are Team BCPS art challenge.

From a pool of 68 entries, the following winners were selected:

Grand prize

Angela Ma, Grade 4, Chapel Hill Elementary School

Angela Ma


1st place – Katie Zhu, Grade 4, Jacksonville Elementary School

Katie Zhu

2nd place – Ryan Choi, Grade 5, Chapel Hill Elementary School

Ryan Choi


1st place – Neysa Johnson, Grade 8, Sudbrook Magnet Middle School

Neysa Johnson

2nd place – Kathryn Hall, Grade 8, Parkville Middle School

Kathryn Hall


1st place – Garrett Preston, Grade 12, Towson High School

Garrett Preston

2nd place – Lili Liao, Grade 12, Perry Hall High School

Lili Liao

The artwork created by all seven students will be featured on notecards that will be used by BCPS Superintendent Dallas Dance to personally congratulate students who earn statewide, regional, national and international honors.

Prizes, provided courtesy of the Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, are $50 for first-place winners, $25 for second-place winners and an e-reader for the grand prize winner. The prizes will be presented and winning students recognized at the May 6 meeting of the Board of Education of Baltimore County to be held at 6901 N. Charles Street in Towson, Building E, at 7 p.m.

The We Are Team BCPS campaign is designed to build pride and increase engagement in Baltimore County Public Schools. To learn more, visit

The Education Foundation of Baltimore County Public Schools, Inc. is an independent, 501(c) (3) community-based organization that mobilizes the public, private and corporate will and resources in support of initiatives that are needed to guarantee a world-class public education for all Baltimore County students. For more information, please visit