C Spire Wireless Academic All-Star Presented To West Memphis Student
West Memphis, Tenn. (October 29, 2012) – Frederique Worthy, a senior at West Memphis Christian School, has been named a C Spire Wireless Academic All-Stars Award winner.
Worthy is one of six students in the Greater Memphis area who received this week’s award for Foreign Language. C Spire Wireless will recognize more than 160 students during the 2012-2013 school year. Worthy and other weekly winners will be honored at a luncheon at the Hilton Memphis, Thursday, May 2, 2013.
Worthy is a dedicated student who enjoys Spanish music and looks for ways to improve her Spanish skills. She is a top academic student in the senior class, holding a 3.7 weighted grade point average. Worthy scored 26 on the ACT and competed in the Academic Betterment Competition where she took second place in Spanish.
As president of the Spanish Club, Worthy is very involved in planning events and brainstorming ideas to ensure the club’s success. With her church, Worthy travels on mission trips where she works with Spanish-speaking children. She received the Presidential Education Award in 2011 and was one of the top 400 finalists out of 37,000 entrants in the Doodle for Google Competition. Worthy also is the senior class female representative.
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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