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C Spire Wireless Academic All-Star Presented To Memphis Student


Memphis, Tenn. (December 10, 2012) – Rachel Harris, a senior at Immaculate Conception High School, has been named a C Spire Wireless Academic All-Stars Award winner.

Harris is one of six students in the Greater Memphis area who received this week’s award for Drama & Speech. C Spire Wireless will recognize more than 160 students during the 2012-2013 school year. Harris and other weekly winners will be honored at a luncheon at the Hilton Memphis, Thursday, May 2, 2013.

Harris is an excellent student and exceptional actress and vocalist. She holds a 4.24 weighted grade point average and scored 26 on the ACT. Harris is a strong presence in the school’s Scholar Cantorum, a choir that assists in weekly worship services and performs concerts during the year. She often is the lead cantor. Her efforts with the choir have made choir membership a sought-after activity. Harris also performs in numerous theatrical productions and recently starred in “Credo House” for Brothers on Stage at CBHS.

An active member of the Drama Club, Harris is a role model to others, showing them what one motivated person can accomplish with hard work. She earned good reviews this season in Theatre Memphis’ “Dangerous Liaisons.” Harris is a member of the National Honor Society, is listed on the school’s Honor Roll and has served on the Honor Council. She excelled in graphic design courses and served as lead photo editor for the yearbook.

The C Spire Wireless Academic All-Stars program was conceived to identify and recognize high school students for excellence in academics, school leadership and community service. Now in its 7th year, the C Spire Academic All-Stars Awards are presented weekly for 28 weeks during the academic year from nominations submitted by school administrators.

Judges include educators from Rhodes College, The University of Memphis, LeMoyne-Owen College and Christian Brothers University. Each Sunday during the year, C Spire Academic All-Stars are announced in The Commercial Appeal.

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