Mars Area Middle School eighth-graders Reagan Connelly and William Wilson were selected to receive The American Legion Award for the 2020-2021 School Year.
The award is presented to eighth-graders who exhibit the highest standards of scholarship, leadership, patriotism, service, courage, honor and integrity. Each school year, teachers nominate students for the recognition; and, all eighth-graders are asked to vote for one boy and one girl from the list of nominees.
Other nominees included eighth-graders Camille Bird, Roman Brunsell, McKenna Chileski, Reese Felicetti, Ryan Galbraith, Carson Mahan, Addison Nailler, Derek Piatek, Susanna Tomkovicz and Maxwell Zagorski.
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