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Awards & Recognitions


Students are recognized at the End-of-Year Award Ceremony for the following reasons:

●Superintendent’s Award (one student – 8th grade only)
●Principal’s Award (a boy and girl from each grade level)
●All year perfect attendance (all classes; all day)
●All 3 years Perfect Attendance (8th grade only)
●All Year ‘A’ Honor Roll – (first three nine-week grading periods; a student must have earned an ‘A’ in all of his/her classes)
●Duke Talent Search (invited 7th graders who took the SAT and receive State or National Recognition)
●Club Officers (NJHS, NJAHS, Student Council, SLIA, Young Historians, Red Cross, etc)
●MathCounts Team
●District Academic U.I.L. Team
●Scholar Athletes (7th and 8th grade boy and girl)
●Region Band, Choir, or Orchestra
●Reflections Award
●VASE Awards
●DTWT (Do the Write Thing)
●PVSA (Presidential Service Volunteer Award)

Students are also recognized separately at the end of the year in the following areas. These awards are determined by their sponsors.

●Band
●Choir
●Orchestra
●Athletics
●Theatre Arts

Silver Star Award

The Silver Star Ceremony is a special time to recognize some of our outstanding T-Wolves. There will be a fall ceremony and a spring ceremony. Each academic teacher will nominate one student for the Silver Star Award. The teacher will select one student to be recognized for one of the following categories:  service, leadership, academic excellence, citizenship, and sportsmanship/character. 

Parents of students who are receiving awards will be notified.