SJCS SIXTH-GRADERS HONORED AT AWARDS GALA

Four students from the St. Joseph’s Sixth Grade Academy were honored Thursday night at the Greenville County Soil and Water Conservation District’s annual awards gala banquet at The Commerce Club.

Mary Branch Cotner was selected as the grand prize winner in the organization’s 76th Annual Conservation Essay Contest.

Mary Branch was presented with a certificate and an annual family membership to the zoo for her winning essay on the 2019 theme, “Life in the Soil, Dig Deeper.”

In addition, SJCS sixth-graders swept the top four awards, with Peyton Jenkins taking first place, Austin Dodge second and Allison Kim third.

Congrats to all of these award-winning students!