Rockaway Rotary Presents School Awards
The Rockaway Rotary Club held its annual School Awards Luncheon last Wednesday, June 2, at the Bungalow Restaurant on Beach 92 Street on the bay. The club presented awards to 25 students from elementary school, middle school and high school graduating classes throughout the peninsula. The graduates were honored by the club in recognition of their contributions to their school and community that best exemplify the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self.“
The honorees included: Sean O’Connor of St. Camillus School; Matthew Spataro of St. Francis de Sales School; Maybelle Alvarado of St. Mary Star of the Sea School; Brittney Rivera of St. Rose of Lima School; Brittany Wilson of PS 42; Monet Schultz of PS 43; Kyle Steinhoff of PS 47; Darrell Bennett of PS 104; Kevin Chanderdat of PS 105; Zhane Hazel of PS 106; Prianka Kalia of PS 114; Branden Morales of PS 183; Keyda Martinez of PS 197; Josiveth Viera of PS 215; Laura Celaya of PS 225; Deshawn Gatewood of Middle School 53; Audrey Moise of Middle School 253; Joshua Johnson of KAPPA VI; Emily Dana of Scholars’ Academy; Melyssa Arguello of Channel View School for Research MS; Samantha Neil of Channel View School for Research HS; Brittany Lonnborg of Stella Maris High School; Keith Watson Jr. of Frederick Douglass VI Academy; Jaqueline Garden of Far Rockaway High School; and Yannick Toure of Beach Channel High School.