The Board of Trustees honored the winners of the 3rd Annual “The Price of Freedom” art contest. The Vietnam Veterans of America (Chapter 756 in Long Beach) partnered with Trustee Frances Nguyen to bring the art contest to WSD. The entries were judged on the interpretation of the "Price of Freedom” theme, creativity, originality, craftsmanship, title, and artist statement. Beautiful and impressive pieces of art were submitted by students from all three WSD middle schools. The contest winners received monetary prizes and trophies: 1st Place - $400: Thong Trang - 8th grade at Warner; 2nd Place - $300: Amy Nguyen - 7th grade at Warner; 3rd Place - $200: Megan Tran - 8th grade at Warner; People’s Choice - $100: Ryan Dam - 7th grade at Stacey.