WESTEST 2 Logo
More than 3,000 students participated in the WESTEST 2 LOGO Art Contest! These art entries were reviewed by a panel of judges consisting of educators and community members. Following the review process, nine finalists, one from each assessed WESTEST 2 grade level, and one overall state winner (chosen from those nine) were selected and announced during the January 14, 2009, West Virginia Board of Education (WVBE) Meeting.
The WVDE Office of Assessment, Accountability and Research (OAA) hosted a reception prior to the WVBE meeting to honor the eight finalists and one state-level winner. Each art contest finalist received a certificate of recognition, a digital camera, and a framed copy of his/her artwork. The overall state winner also received a laptop computer.
Nine grade-level finalists were selected:
From these nine grade-level finalists, one overall state winner was selected:
All students who entered their artwork in the WESTEST 2 Logo Art Contest will receive a certificate of recognition from the WVDE for their participation.
Front Row (left to right): Daisy McCune (3rd); Emma Pino (4th); Tori Shepherd (10th); and Bryan Stone (6th).
State-level logo contest winner Crysta Long, her family, and members of Tyler County School District pose with Delores Cook, President, WVBE and Dr. Steve Paine, State Superintendent of Schools.
The winning logo entry will appear on all WESTEST 2 test booklets and all ancillary test materials below you can see a sample of what the logo will look like on the Student Testbook cover.: