OJSHS state scholars recognized

Oregon Junior Senior High School Illinois State Scholars were recognized at the Pack the Place Night Jan. 6 in the Blackhawk Center.

OREGON — Oregon Junior Senior High School Illinois State Scholars were recognized at the Pack the Place Night Jan. 6 in the Blackhawk Center. Eight seniors were honored for their accomplishments during the evening: Ashley Cadie, Jennica Ciesiel, Alexys Davis, Ryan Fox, Valerie Nyderek, Abigail Rogers, Ethan Schafer and Sophia Stender.

The State Scholar Program, sponsored through the Illinois Student Assistance Commission (ISAC), recognizes high school seniors for outstanding academic achievement.

ISAC has paved the path to post-secondary education with innovative programs for over 50 years. Illinois State Scholar winners rank in the top percentile of high school seniors. Selection is based SAT and/or ACT test performance and academic performance in high school.

“OJSHS is proud of our students for their hard work and dedication,” a district Facebook post said. “We hope our scholars take pride in their accomplishment and recognize they have a promising future!”

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