The 18th Annual Scholar Leader Dinner on June 3 was a huge success!
82 middle level students were recognized for outstanding scholarship, leadership, and service. 350 students, teachers, parents, and friends attended the dinner in the Plumley Armory on the campus of Norwich University. The keynote speakers were Isabella Moody, a senior at Mt. Abraham Union High School, and Tanmatra Bhanti, a senior at Brattleboro Union High Schools. Both had been selected as winners of the U.S. Senate Hearst Award. Woodstock students, Morgan Biele and Jeremy Sigl introduced the speakers.The evening culminated with the awards being presented by Mary Jean Fawcett, Acting Executive Director of NELMS, and a co-sponsor of the dinner, Amy Fowler, Deputy Secretary of the Vermont Agency of Education, Betsy Memoe, President of VAMLE, and Sue Gee, VAMLE Executive Director. Each student received a plaque and will receive an individual photograph of the award presentation.