On June 20, 2017, at the annual Recognition Evening held at the Cawley Middle School 99 eighth grade students received certificates from the President’s Education Awards Program. The President’s Education Awards Program in conjunction with the National Association of Elementary School Principals and the National Association of Secondary School Principals was developed to help principals recognize and honor those students who have achieved high academic goals by their hard work and dedication to learning. The program consists of two awards, the President’s Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence and the President’s Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement. For each award, students received special certificates signed by President Trump, the U. S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos, and Cawley Middle School Principal Matthew Benson.
The following students received the Award for Outstanding Academic Excellence having achieved an A- average while students at the Cawley Middle School: Kylie Armor, Gabrielle Baron, Zachary Beaudoin, Joseph Behling, Melanie Black, Isabelle Boyd, Jarrett Bregler, Faith Brown, Jordan Burke, Halie Carbonneau, Ajlina Cehic, Rachel Chabot, Brady Chalifour, Arunima Chaturvedi, Winston Chilson, Kyley Crawford, Azya D’Amore, Madeline Downer, Lydia Duhaime, Brady Durazzano, Shannon Earnshaw, Alexandra Foote, Mark Frank, Abigail Gilmartin, Allison Gowern, Saurav Gurung, Angela Haddon, Aleczandra Hamilton, Anna Hutchinson, Marissa Hyder, Aara Jensen, Isabella Langella, Kaylie LeBlanc, Jacob Lewis, Jennifer Limoges, Nicholas Liouzis, Juliette Louiselle, Stephen Marchese, Hannah Martinelli, Victoria McDuffee, Chante Mesa, Jaylen Morris, Irelynn Mullen, Evan Parker, Courtney Peltak, Daria Petrovic, Skyler Podziewski, Nathaniel Polyukhovich, Aidan Price, Lauren Riviere, Jadyn Roberts, Jonathan Salvas, Nicholas Sampson, Zachary Smith, Julia Soucy, Isabelle Steger, Emma Stowell, Steven Swiderski, Joseph Tedesco, Sophia Velasquez, Matthew Vogel, Thomas Wolthers, Riley Wolverton, and Caeden Yanchar.
The students receiving the Award for Outstanding Academic Achievement, having achieved a B+ average were: Victoria Aylward, Jessica Barrett, Nicholas Bowler, Cadie Chiasson, Katherine Cooley, Brendan Crockwell, Makenzie DeLuca, Aidan Dennis, Samuel DiCicco, Kyle Eichen, Steven Briar Gagne, Rian Gilligan, Ashley Goodridge, Courtney Groves, Hannah Hampson, Holly Jenkerson, Alexis Jennings, Victoria Keyes, Maggie Knieriem, Jake Manning, Abigail Marasco, Deborah Marchese, Conor McCarthy, Nicholas McCloud, Tyler Michaud, Connor Paiton, Alexia Parmeter, Jacob Pelletier, Cole Popkin, Anthony Ruggiero, Diana Scheinman, Audrey Sirola, Carter True, and James Vancamp.