On May 31, 2013, National Medalist students and teachers from across the country were celebrated at world-renowned Carnegie Hall, for the 90-year celebration of the Scholastic Art & Writing Awards. The Ceremony features Sarah Jessica Parker, Zac Posen, a surprise appearance by Usher and a message from First Lady Michelle Obama!

Opening the ceremony, over 350 National Award-winning students took their bows on the legendary Carnegie Hall stage to a 9-minute upbeat pop medley created by Dominic Matar, House of Resonance!

Watch the full inspirational ceremony here: