Connor Vachon – Future Leader in the Making (13-17) 8th Grade Student, Jenison Junior High School
Below is an excerpt from Brett Cataldo, Jenison Junior High’s Principal’s Nomination letter.
Connor is a serious student of academia carrying a 4.000 grade point average. Connor is positive, kind, caring, and always willing to help others. Connor is a leader at Jenison Junior High School and sets a great example for others in our building and is the type of student and person that we are very proud of. Connor’s parents are extremely supportive of education and all that Connor participates in. Their love and support are a huge reason that Connor is such a great young man. Connor is certainly a leader and will make a positive impact on our world with his leadership skills.
School Involvement: -Wrestling, -Football, -Cross Country, -Track, Theatre, Student Council, LINKS Club, Chess Club, Community Involvement, Voice Lessons, Piano Lessons, Civic Theatre Camp Counselor, Altar Server at Saints Peter & Paul Parish, Vacation Bible School Leader, Flat River & WAAAM Wrestling Clubs & Circle Theatre Workshop
Community Involvement: Voice Lessons, Piano Lessons, Civic Theatre Camp Counselor, Altar Server at Saints Peter & Paul Parish, Vacation Bible School Leader, Flat River & WAAAM Wrestling, Circle Theatre Workshop
Connor’s family is: Parents – Kevin and Mary Beth Vachon Siblings- Lauren, Kyle and Gabbi Grandparents- Joe and Judy Sack, and Joan Visser
Connor will be recognized at the Chamber’s Community Awards Reception held on Thursday, April 27 and is open to the public.
An evening honoring outstanding individuals who give their time and talents to the community and recognizes our Ted terHaar and Grandville Community Scholarship Recipients.
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2017 Community Award Reception
Thursday April 27, 2017 Gleneagle Golf Club $20 (12 & under $10)