Displays in this exhibit have been built by elementary school students. They depict various historical and contemporary aspects of Indian culture and life. Participating schools (and teacher supervisors) that have been chosen through a competitive process are:

Three-dimensional Projects:

  • Cornelius Elementary (Ashley Hanks)
  • Polo Ridge Elementary (Kelly Kollar)
  • Barringer Elementary (Teresa Strohl)
  • J. H Gunn Elementary (Cathy Dupre)
  • Berewick Elementary (Mary Campbell)
  • Charlotte Preparatory (Seher Khanna)

Projects from 2014:





Winners of High School Essay Competition on Indian Themes

1. Cameron Betz, Providence High School. Essay: Greater Achievement Through Cultural Unity

2. Leslie Varela, Cochrane Collegiate Academy. Essay: Festival Of India 2015

3. Aayush Purohit, Ardrey Kell High School. Essay: The US and India Have a Natural Alliance





Website created by local school students as a creative exercise to learn about cultural diversity. 

Piedmont Middle School 

Shelley Lyttle

Students: Connor Carroll, Nequea Coleman, Aditya Turamalla