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8th Annual Eco-Heroes Contest Winners Announced



8th Annual Eco-Heroes Contest Winners Announced


The City of Bloomington Environmental Commission is happy to announce winners for this year’s 8th annual Eco-Heroes Contest. Judging was based on three criteria: creativity/originality, interpretation of theme, and technical skill/visual appeal. MCCSC had over 70 participants in the contest this year.

Winners of the Eco-Heroes Contest will be honored by the Mayor of Bloomington John Hamilton and presented a prize at the Eco-Heroes awards ceremony on Saturday, April 27th. The ceremony will be held in the Showers City Hall Council Chambers at 10:00 AM. It is open to the public and bringing family and friends is encouraged. We hope to see you there!

The MCCSC winners in each category are as follows:



1st place: Jacob Kennedy, 2nd Grade, Rogers Elementary

2nd place: Vanora McKinlay, 1st Grade, Rogers Elementary

3rd place: Emma Warner, 2nd Grade, Rogers Elementary



1st place: Marisa Schmidt, 5th Grade, Summit Elementary

2nd place: Christine Collins, 4th Grade, University Elementary

3rd place: Evie Hemmerich, 4th Grade, Binford Elementary



1st place: Richelle Elkes, Gavin Hillenberg, Aubrie Hubbard, Jesse Kogge, Scott Pollock, Keate Senior, & Maxim Tretyuk 9th – 11th Grade, The Academy of Science and Entrepreneurship



2nd place: Torin McLaughlin, 11th Grade, Bloomington High School South

3rd place: Anna Wrasse, 10th Grade, Bloomington High School South



1st place: Georgia Koushiafes

2nd place: Stacy Calderon

3rd place: Charles Culp


About the Monroe County Community School Corporation:

The Monroe County Community School Corporation (MCCSC) is an Indiana Department of Education “A” Corporation. MCCSC serves nearly 11,000 students from diverse populations in 23 schools. MCCSC is a leader in STEM and EARTH curricula, encompasses a Performing Arts Academy, International Baccalaureate schools, Dual Immersion programs, multiple Career Pathways, a Career Center, as well as numerous College Credit opportunities to prepare students towards college and career readiness. Our commitment, as we educate tomorrow’s leaders, is to Engage, Empower, and Educate all students in a world-class learning environment empowering them to maximize their educational success in becoming productive, responsible global citizens.


Posted 04/19/2019