High achievers praised
STUDENT excellence was celebrated at the Burnett State College annual awards evening.
The awards ceremony on November 1 filled Gayndah’s Town Hall with proud students, teachers, parents, councillors and citizens.
Principal Corey Munson had a message of praise for his students.
“I applaud you for being recognised as a high achiever, be proud and please share this achievement with your family.”
Acting school principal Rick Cass told the students “don’t waste the talents you have... give yourself the best chance to achieve success”.
Awards were presented for achievements in study, sports, conduct and service.
Dux of the school was awarded to Adrian Taylor, for being the highest achieving Year 12 student.
Sportsperson of the year was Lucy Thompson, after her stellar year competing at school, district and state levels in multiple sports.
For a full list of the special award winners, visit southburnetttimes.com.au.
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SPECIALAWARDWINNERS:(Back, fromleft) Kimberley Forrest, Cyrelle Mitchell, Kristy Thorburn, Eliza Smith, (front from left) Peta Eisel, Kyle Crofts, Blake Gannon and Mitchell Gormley.