Paragon National Bank announced today that it will host several art pieces from Riverdale Elementary School students at its Saddle Creek location (7600 Poplar Avenue) throughout the month of April. Located in Germantown, Riverdale Elementary School serves students in kindergarten through eighth grade and is the seventh student art installation that Paragon has hosted during the 2012-2013 school year.
“We look forward to continuing Paragon’s tradition of showcasing art by students in the community and invite everyone to visit our Saddle Creek banking center to see the imaginative art created by these talented, young students,” said Robert Shaw, Chief Executive Officer of Paragon National Bank.
Paragon partnered with Riverdale Elementary art teachers Tracy Sammons and Deborah Flynt to select and display artwork created by 25 students in grades six through eight.
The unique artwork was created by Robert Ferguson, Calah Gipson, Kentaro Komazawa, Lina Nguyen, Kaitlyn Ricelli, Nesreen Selim and Andrew Turk in sixth grade; Melanie Berends, Christin Calvert, Alexis Doan, Danielle Shaver, Ashwin Sivalingham and Alex Turner in seventh grade; and Julya Ablaeva, Madison Brooks, Sophie Cowan, Jule Layne Curry, Caitlan Dew, Emma Dowden, Jordan Hornsby, Kristen Howard, Pauline Mireles, Emily Snider, Patience Tidwell and Mary Thompson in eighth grade.