Students of the month recognized in Jim Thorpe
Taking part in the Jim Thorpe lions club student of the month awards dinner are, seated from left: Dominick Bierman, Kathleen Conway, Saige Sterner, Haylee Thieling and Hunter Buskirk. Back row: Ron Sheehan, Lions Club education committee chairman, and Renee Smith, Lions Club president. Not pictured, Jean Carlos Sandoval, Andrew Rusbarsky and Christine McLaughlin. DEREK SOLT/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS
The Jim Thorpe lions club held its annual awards dinner recently at the high school cafeteria.
The Lions Club has been recognizing Jim Thorpe High School seniors since 1974 for their academic achievements and desire to succeed in specialized areas of study.
Students of the month are selected by Jim Thorpe faculty and staff. Each student recognized at the awards dinner was presented with a plaque to commemorate their accomplishments. .
The following students were recognized during the event: October, Andrew Rusbarsky, business education; November, Jean Carlos Sandoval, physical education; January, Saige Sterner, music; February, Christine McLaughlin, art; March, Hunter Buskirk, technical education; April, Haylee Thieling, foreign language; April, Kathleen Conway, foreign language; and May, Dominick Bierman, computer technology.