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ONWARD AND UPWARD: Blackhawk’s eighth graders are ready to head to high school

Blackhawk Middle School’s eighth graders celebrated the completion of their District 2 careers during their promotion ceremony held May 20 at Fenton High School.

Due to ongoing COVID concerns, the ceremony was held outdoors on a beautiful evening at Fenton’s football field. 

Among the more 265 eighth graders who participated in the ceremony, the following students were recognized with special awards:  

  • PRINCIPAL’S AWARD | Anastasija Jankovich, Caleb Diego and Joshua Dickeson
  • SERVICE ABOVE SELF AWARD | Luis Gonzalez and Ciara Escalante

  • FENTON EDUCATION ASSOCIATION AWARD | Gregory Platek and Anastasija Jankovich

  • BENSENVILLE EDUCATION ASSOCIATION AWARD | Anastasija Jankovich

  • BLACKHAWK FACULTY MEMORIAL AWARD | Keira McGowan and Luis Gonzalez