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American Legion Teenager of the Year

American Legion Teenager of the Year Awards Program

The American Legion Teenager of the Year Award Banquet was held on Saturday, January 21, 2017 at the American Legion Hall in Houma. This award recognizes students with exceptional academics honors, extra-curricular leadership, and community service. This year, twenty-nine (29) students were nominated from the seven (7) Terrebonne public and private High Schools.


The Terrebonne Parish School District would like to congratulate all of the students for their hard work and dedication!

 

2017 American Legion Teenagers of the Year

Photo Credit:  Jed Levron

 


Mr. Blaise Pellegrin, Principal of Ellender Memorial High School, was  proud to announce that for the first time in school history, an Ellender Memorial High student, Sahar Muhawesh, won this parish-wide Honor. Congratulations to her for being named the American Legion 2017 Teenage Student of the Year and for all of her hard work and dedication to our school and community. She is pictured* below with her family.

 

2017 American Legion Teenager of the Year

Photo Credit:  Jed Levron

 

 

The Terrebonne Parish School District would like to congratulate the 4 Ellender Memorial High School students who nominated for the American Legion Teenager of the Year Award. (Pictured left to right): Blaise Pellegrin, Principal of Ellender Memorial High School, Sahar Muhawesh, Alexis Dardar, Paighton Sanchez, and Alvin Tillman (accepting for his son Mathieu Tillman who was attending an LSU Cheer Clinic).

 

2017 American Legion Teenagers of the Year

Photo Credit:  Jed Levron

 

The Terrebonne Parish School District would like to congratulate the students representing H. L. Bourgeois High School. (Pictured below left to right): Matthew Hodson, Principal of H. L. Bourgeois High School, Julie Barnes, Shelby Mae Doxey, and Justin LeBlanc

 

2017 American Legion Teenagers of the Year

Photo Credit:  Jed Levron

 

The Terrebonne Parish School District would like to congratulate the students representing South Terrebonne High School. (Pictured below left to right): Mark Torbert, Principal of South Terrebonne High School, Quinn Lapeyrouse, Jenna Brunet, Brett Landry and Hannah Weatherall.

 

2017 American Legion Teenagers of the Year

Photo Credit:  Jed Levron

 

The Terrebonne Parish School District would like to congratulate the students representing Terrebonne High School. (Pictured below left to right): Julio Contreras, Principal of Terrebonne High School, Braden Venable, Brittney Liner, Amber Bardarson, and Sara Rodrigue.

 

2017 American Legion Teenagers of the Year

Photo Credit:  Jed Levron