RSHS holds annual academic awards


Rising Sun High School held its annual Louise E. Cooper Academic Honors Reception on Tuesday, Sept. 26th.

Awards are for the 2016-17 school year and include high honors certificate for cumulative Grade Point Average ·GPA) of 10.6 to 12.0 and Honors Certificate for G.P.A. between 9.0 and 10.59.

In addition, Gold Medals are given for G.P.A. between 11.0 and 12.0. Silver Medals represent a G.P. A. of 10 to 10.9 with Bronze Medal for G.P.A. 9 and 9.9.

A total of 66 students received recognition including 21 sophomores, 20 juniors and 25 seniors. Additionally 26 new members were named to the High School Honor Society. All are shown in the accompanying photos.

Also recognized were current Honor Society members including juniors Alinna Bennett, Sydney Bostic, Jacob Bovard, Jena Bovard, Riley Chipman, Andrew Courter, Danyka Groover, Megan Habel, Nick Koons, Olivia Lambertson, Kaleigh Mann, Derek Mondary, KEira Oser, Noah Pflum, Lucy Phelps, Alison Steele and Katelyn Welzel.

Current senior members include Steven Adamson, Kasey Baker, Chelsea Brown, Zion Burnett, Sarah Camden, Lucy Carrigan, Christian Fisk, Trenton Gridley, Tiara Harrison, Emma Hoffman, Andrew Koons, Dylan Koons, Trevor Levi, Andrew Lewis, Samuel Markland, Jayden McAlister, Colton McKay, Jake Scott, Molly Smeeks, Caroline Stapleton, Brooke Taylor, Brent Turner and Anna Uhlmansiek.