Ty White is a Grade 8 student at R. F. Staples Secondary School. He was nominated for the Citizenship Award by First Nations, Métis and Inuit Liaison Audrey Degner. Several of Ty’s teachers also contributed to his nomination, saying that he pushes himself in school and consistently works towards his goals. Ty demonstrates responsibility and maturity by ensuring he completes all this homework. If he misses a class, he makes the effort to find out what he missed and finishes it. When faced with peer pressure, he has the courage to do what is right by attending the classes he registered for. Ty has a positive attitude, is a great role model and gets along well with others. He shows respect for both his peers and teachers, always being polite and willing to lend a helping hand.
The school board recognizes the positive contributions Ty makes to his school and community by presenting him with the Citizenship Award. Congratulations!