School receives Medal of Arts recognition from Texas Cultural Trust

The Magnet Tribune: Mark Webber
Heidi Marquez Smith, executive director of the Texas Cultural Trust, speaks at VMT’s recognition ceremony.

By the staff

November 28 is Vidal M. Trevino School of Communications and Fine Arts Day, according to a City of Laredo proclamation during a ceremony that announced VMT is a recipient of a 2019 Texas Medal of Arts.

Texas Cultural Trust has recognized VMT for its role in arts education.

The ceremony took place in the school auditorium after 2nd block that included members of the public, teachers and staff, members of the Texas Cultural Trust, and the Vidal M. Trevino family.

Awards will be presented to VMT and others medal recipients in Austin, on Feb. 26-27, 2019.