Shydiyah Gardner was named as the October
Punxsutawney Person of Purpose. The monthly award recognizes the student
who is most actively involved in classroom participation and
out-of-classroom opportunities. The recognition reinforces the critical
value of passion, persistence, and purpose in achieving meaningful
Award recipients are chosen from faculty nominations and activity and event participation records.
attended 10 co-curricular opportunities. She was nominated by Lynn Shelly
and Theresa Ruffner as being among the most outstanding in their classrooms.
Honorable mention goes to Elijah Gambrell, Vince Lopez, Destiny Paula and Brittany Schaeffer.