West Orange – Stark High School sophomore Katie Ramirez has placed in the Association of Texas Photography Instructors (ATPI) Fall Contest. Ramirez won third place honors in the Student Life category. She also earned Honorable Mention honors in the Thematic category.

Her photographs will be published in ATPI’s book of winning student photographs “The Best of Texas High School Photography.

Students from 81 schools across Texas, California, Kansas, New York, and Oklahoma participated in the contest. More than 6,500 photographs were entered.

Ramirez is a student in Lacey Hale’s photography class.