(Carrollton, Ga. – March 2, 2017) The Carroll County Chamber of Commerce hosted the 2017 STAR Student/Teacher Achievement Recognition awards program at the March membership breakfast held at Greenway Health.
The local Chamber has co-hosted this program with the Professional Association of Georgia Educators (PAGE) for more than 50 years recognizing the highest achieving high school seniors with the highest SAT scores, and the teacher each student chose as having the most influence in their academic development.
During the STAR ceremony, students from the Carroll County School System were recognized. The honorees, their teachers and parents, and school administrators heard from Carroll County School Superintendent Scott Cowart.
STAR honorees from the Carroll County School System include Central High School student Sydney Blunschi and her teacher Susan Horton; Mt. Zion High School student Cameron Brown and his teacher Rick Maske; Temple High School student Anabelle Cruelee and her teacher Jessica Bohlen; and Villa Rica High School student Charlie Howard and his teacher Sarah Triplett.
Villa Rica High School student Charlie Howard and his teacher Sarah Triplett were chosen as one of two System Winners to represent at the PAGE STAR Region One Recognition to be held at the Coosa Country Club in Rome on March 14, 2017.