She has a Master of Arts degree with an additional 30 graduate hours.
She has taught at Youree Middle School since 1995.
Mrs. Mason teaches Beginning Art classes, as well as Advanced Art classes for high school credit.
Youree Middle School has an award-winning art department. Youree art students have won the highest recognition at the annual ArtBreak Festival, the largest youth art festival of its kind in the South!
Students won the following prestigious awards at the 2018 ArtBreak:
- MS Portfolio Winner: Jalen Smith
- MS Portfolio Finalist: Jessica Askew
- MS Portfolio Finalist: Cameron Dent
- MS Portfolio Finalist: Hannah Francis
- Best of 8th Grade Award: Aya Awad
- Best MS Collage Award: Kaden Harris
- Best MS Pastel Award: Alexa Lundblade
- Best MS Painting: Jadyn Green
- Image of ArtBreak Award: Shelly Kerry
- Feist-Weiller Award: Launah Gonzales
- Feist-Weiller Award: Dennis Harris
- Feist-Weiller Award: Alexa Lundblade
Youree students also won the “Best of Show” award at the 2018 “Christmas in Roseland” Christmas cards to the Community contest.
Students won the following prestigious awards at the 2017 ArtBreak:
- MS Portfolio finalists: Kalynndra Edwards and Alice Fair
- Best of 6th Grade: Ireland Brady
- Best of 8th Grade: Marlon Pye
- Best Color Drawing: Grace Hammond
- Best MS Pastel: Cadence Preddy
- Juror’s Choice: Marquise Douglas
- Best of MS VSAF: Isaac Efferson
- People’s Choice Award: Marlon Pye
- Feist-Weiller Award: Logan Wellborn
Congratulations to these blossoming young artists! Here are a few of our winners: