Congratulations to Medina Elementary 4th grade student Yasemin Ela Goktepe on winning first place in the piano division at the Performing Arts Festival of the Eastside last month!

Goktepe played April from “The Seasons” by Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky as well as Étude Allegro by Yoshinao Nakada.

As the winner of her division, Goktepe was invited to play at the Eastside Artists Concert.

To learn more about the Performing Arts Festival of the Eastside visit

The Bellevue School District acknowledges that we learn, work, live and gather on the Indigenous Land of the Coast Salish peoples, specifically the Duwamish and Snoqualmie Tribes. We thank these caretakers of this land, who have lived and continue to live here, since time immemorial.