Tuesday, April 10, 2012


2012 Vermont Be Money Wi$e Poster Contest

Every year the State Treasurer’s Office and the Vermont Bankers Association hold a poster contest to celebrate April as Youth Financial Literacy month. This year’s theme was “Managing Money is not Magic”. Of the 230 posters submitted, WCS had THREE artists recognized for their artwork.

Full House 7th grader, Nate Shanks received THIRD PLACE in the Middle School division. Equinox 4th grader, Storm Rushford received 1 of 13 Honorable Mention awards. Equinox 3rd grader, Charlotte DeSantos was awarded FIRST PLACE in the Elementary School division and along with cash prizes for herself and WCS, she will go on to represent Vermont in the national contest.

On Thursday, April 12th, these artists will be recognized in a special State House ceremony in Montpelier.

Congratulations artists!!