Eighth grader receives award for Outstanding Student of the Year

Eighth grader Jillian Chavez was honored on May 10, 2022, with an award for Outstanding Student of the Year by the Hyde Park Neighborhood Council.

She was nominated by her teachers based on "her outstanding leadership skills, her stellar academic performance, her outside the box thinking, her eye for justice, and her genuine goodness as a human being," according to Rosie Sansalone, English teacher. Mr. Rich Wilson attended to present the award.