Earlier this year we reported that 8th Grade Pirate Josh Sahagun (1st Year Encore student) placed Gold in the Dramatic Script category of the Scholastic Art and Writing Awards national competition!! Josh was one of over 320,000 submissions nationwide!! He earned the ranking of Top 1% in the country!! 
We are happy to announce that Josh decided to pursue the international leg of the 2016 Scholastic Art and Writing Awards where he took home a silver medal!! Josh is beyond excited for his first year accomplishments at Encore. When asked what he plans to do after he graduates from Encore, Josh stated that he would like to continue to screen write for movies as well as pursue acting! 20160516950722001 20160516950725361