BERGENFIELD, N.J. -- A second grader from Hoover School in Bergenfield was one of only two Bergen County elementary school students to capture a spot in the State Youth Art Month Art Exhibit.Rachael Hurtarte artwork was judged at the Trenton State House among entries representing every county in New Jersey. There with only two elementary, middle, and high school artworks chosen from each county.
The Youth Art Month Program emphasizes the value of art education for all children, encourages support for quality school art programs, and promotes art material safety.
Youth Art Month also provides a forum for recognizing skills developed through visual arts experiences that are not possible in other curriculum subjects.
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