January’s Scotty Award winner announced
The January recipient of the Scotty Monteiro Jr. award at the Middle School is Kaylin Sylvia. According to the school, Sylvia has a positive attitude and works to brighten her peers’ and teachers’ days. Sylvia is genuinely kind and friendly, and is enthusiastic about learning new things. She is known for always putting in her best effort.
The Scotty Monteiro Jr. Foundation’s cause is “Stopping the Violence” through education and awareness and rewarding excellent students.
The foundation honors the memory of Scotty Monteiro, Jr., an Onset native and Wareham High School graduate who was killed in 2009 when he attempted to stop a robbery at a party.
For more information about Monteiro and the foundation, go to scottymonteirojrfoundation.org.