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C Spire Wireless Academic All-Star Presented To Germantown Student
Germantown, Tenn. (November 26, 2012) – Celia Healy, a senior at St. George’s Independent School, has been named a C Spire Wireless Academic All-Stars Award winner.
Healy is one of six students in the Greater Memphis area who received this week’s award for social sciences and history. C Spire Wireless will recognize more than 160 students during the 2012-2013 school year. Healy and other weekly winners will be honored at a luncheon at the Hilton Memphis, Thursday, May 2, 2013.
Healy is a genuinely inquisitive student who is a leader in the school’s highly selective Institute for Citizenship. This program focuses on cultivating citizenship on the local, national, global and environmental levels. She holds a 4.11 weighted grade point average, scored 35 on the ACT and has received the Hendrix Book Award for her writing and critical thinking skills. Healy also earned a top score of ‘5’ on the AP World History and AP U.S. History exams.
In addition, Healy is an important member of the Mock Trial team – she is the Head Counsel and mentor for new team members. She also is active in both the Youth Legislature and Model UN program and won the award for outstanding delegate for Model UN and will represent France on the Security Council this year.
Healy is passionate about making a positive difference in the world around her.Her volunteer activities include working at the St. Vincent De Paul soup kitchen, the Collierville Animal Shelter and Shelby Farms. She also devotes time as a peer tutor.
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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