Smiling young students stepped forward to accept their ACE Student Awards at Greenbelt City Council's most recent regular meeting. Council members congratulated them, while parents and friends applauded.
It was the Advisory Committee on Education's (ACE) 18th annual student awards program. Ten of the twelve awardees were present to accept their awards, along with Eleanor Roosevelt High School student Charlotte Francoeur, who received a Maryland State Legislative Scholarship.
Keven Thomas and Darlene Cruz received student awards, but did not attend the ceremony.
2012 Student ACE Award Winners
: Ambe McKinney and Beatriz Jose
: Tobias Tinsley and Ashley Wreh Cooper
Magnolia Elementary School: Syed Faheel Kamran and Kathlee Diaz
Turning Point Academy: Keven Thomas and Darlene Cruz
: Mao Li and Assiatu Bantama
: Richard Yu and Neomi Rao
Watch the video attached to this article to see the award winners.
If you would like to see the ceremony in its entirety, you may watch the streaming video of it on the City of Greenbelt's website. It starts around 8 minutes into the meeting video.