Students of the year named at Apache Junction Unified School District

(Photo by Richard H. Dyer, Independent Newsmedia)

The students of the year were honored at the May 8 Apache Junction Unified School District Governing Board meeting. The awards are sponsored by Apache Junction Elks Lodge No. 2349.

The students are: Ciara Anderson and Jagger Shields, of Desert Vista Elementary School; Cynthia Marcos and Daniel Urias, of Four Peaks Elementary School; Benjamin Martinez and Kaylynn Mohn, of Peralta Trail Elementary School; Olivia McCrary and Doug Reh, of Cactus Canyon Junior High School; and Nathaniel Candelas and Melanie Yakel, of Apache Junction High School.

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