Bokoshe PTA student art show a success

The Bokoshe Parent Teacher Association hosted a student art show Wednesdayafternoon. Pieces of art from students in grades kindergarten through 12 were ondisplay at Bokoshe schools. The Bokoshe PTA is focusing on the arts this school yearand has planned monthly events to showcase the art of the student body. Participatingstudents were given no direction for the art work, but were encouraged to create asthey saw fit.During the introduction to the show, PTA officials cited reports that showed a directcorrelation between art classes offered in school and a drop in disciplinary andbehavioral problems among students.