Rotary Spirit Student Award (RSSA) recipients for the fourth Fort Fairfield Middle/High School (FFMHS) school-year quarter (Apr/May 2016) were recently honored at a club breakfast. Chelsea Ouellette and Julian McKenney were chosen from nominees submitted by the FFMHS faculty. Chelsea and Julian, freshman and sophomore respectively, received their recognition certificates as their academic achievements along with their citizenship and personal development accomplishments were highlighted. Chelsea and Julian are eligible for Rotary Spirit Student of the Year (SOY) recognition as a single recipient is chosen from the eight school-year RSSA recipients. The SOY receives a recognition certificate, has their name and photo added to the SOY perpetual plaque posted at the school, and receives a $500 cash award that is presented during the school’s annual Honors Night program. 

Chelsea (nominated by Renee Felini) with mom Darlene (left), faculty member Kelly Koziol, Middle/High School Principal John Kaleta (back left) and RSSA Program Chair Tracy Copeland.

Julian surrounded by family and friends, faculty nominators Jay Beaulieu and Kelly Koziol (front far left and right respectively), and Middle/High School Principal John Kaleta (back left) and RSSA Program Chair Tracy Copeland (back right).