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Area Student Attends Academic Ceremony

Posted: Wednesday, May 23rd, 2012 at 6:24 am
Author: KCII News - Nathan Swenson

A local high school graduate was recently honored at an award ceremony put on by the governor. Christian Roth a graduate from WACO had the opportunity to attend the Tenth Annual Governor’s Scholar Recognition Ceremony in late April at the Hy-Vee Hall in Des Moines. For the ceremony, each high school is invited to select the student with the highest academic rating based on GPA.

WACO chose Christian Roth who has maintained his 4.0 throughout his high school career. He also participated in Football, Basketball and Track. In addition to the recognition, Roth received a photo plaque of his meeting with Governor Branstad and Lt. Governor Reynolds.