National YoungArts Foundations Names Charlotte S. ’21 a 2021 Presidential Scholar in the Arts
National YoungArts Foundations Names Charlotte S. ’21 a 2021 Presidential Scholar in the Arts

Congratulations to Charlotte S. ’21 on being named one of the 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts. Charlotte is among just 20 students in the United States who are YoungArts award winners and were nominated for the honor by National YoungArts Foundation. The U.S. Presidential Scholars award is one of the nation’s highest honors for high school students who exemplify academic excellence, leadership qualities, and community service. Charlotte is being recognized for her submission in the Screenplay category, “Therapy.”

Jewel Malone, Executive Director of National YoungArts Foundation, said, “We are thrilled to celebrate the 2021 U.S. Presidential Scholars in the Arts who are among the leading young artists in the nation across the visual, literary, and performing arts. These artists bring fresh voices, perspectives, and talents to all that they do, and we look forward to continuing to support them throughout their careers and lives in the arts.”

Here’s what Charlotte’s Film Teacher Monica Hoenig had to say about her impressive accomplishment:

“I could not be more proud to have Charlotte receive one of the nation’s top honors for high school students for her script, “Therapy.” She represents some of the very best of the Viewpoint community and I applaud her perseverance and talent, which led to this national recognition. The strength of her character, ability, and hard work shall be an inspiration to all of us and I congratulate her on this well-deserved honor.”