National Ceremony

Watch the 2017 National Ceremony at Carnegie Hall! On June 8, 2017, hundreds of students, educators, and their guests filled the hall. Actress and comedian Amy Schumer, CEO and President of Scholastic, Richard Robinson, Michelle Obama, Executive Director of Alliance for Young Artists & Writers, Virginia McEnerney, actor Ellie Kemper, artist Paul Chan, and actor Allison Williams (Girls & Get Out) addressed the 2017 National Medalists, their families, and educators.

Want to see more? Visit the Scholastic Gold Key YouTube channel to watch highlights from previous years.