BHS Academic Boosters Club honors achievers


Submitted by Bill Tipple

Bellefontaine High School hosted its annual fall academic awards ceremony in the auditorium Friday morning.

The BHS Academic Boosters Club recognized sophomores, juniors, and seniors for earning a 3.0-grade point average or higher last school year.

266 students were honored. You can see the entire list here.

First-year recipients received an Academic B for their letterman jacket.

Second-year recipients were given a lamp of knowledge pin to place on their Academic B.

Third-year recipients received a Chieftain pin for their letterman jacket.

Bellefontaine City Schools Gifted Coordinator Angie Horvath reflected on the ceremony. “The entire focus of the Academic Boosters Club is to enhance academics and honor kids who make academics a priority.”

Each student also received a certificate and a piece of candy.

High School Principal Jason Brown served as the emcee.

The BHS Academic Boosters Club will host additional awards ceremonies in February and late April.

Photos: Students honored during the ceremony.

Jason Brown emcees the ceremony.