Three scholarships were awarded at last weeks meeting, the Paul Harris Fellows, Lyon Family, and Nash Family. All three are funded through our foundation and are focused to acknowledge those who achieve success while overcoming personal struggles, demonstrate strong character and a commitment to education. This years winners are:
Paul Harris Fellows, Elijah Cunningham who is a recent graduate of Taconic where he was an AP Scholar, won the Superintendent's Award for Excellence, and is a member of the National Honor Society, Spanish and Robotics Club. He will be attending Rochester Institute of Technology.
Nash Family, Marissa Buttlieri who is a recent graduate of PHS will be going to MCLA to become a teacher, she already has three credits for her degree through a dual enrollment class. She comes from a family of six children.
Lyon Family, Dylan Northrup a vocational student from PHS is a member of cross country and track teams and skills USA program. A Rotarian Service above self award winner, will be attending UMASS Stockbridge School of Agriculture.