Penn-Trafford Names November “Students of the Month”

The Penn-Trafford School Board and Administration has announced the Students of the Month for November 2022.  The students attended the November 7, 2022 School Board meeting where they were each introduced by their school’s principal and presented a certificate of achievement.



Leighton Bratkovich is a 3rd-grade student at McCullough Elementary.  Mr. Joe Marasti principal, commended Leighton for being a well-rounded, positive, and caring student.  Leighton is the daughter of David and Colleen Bratkovich.


(Middle School)

Madilyn Gavrish is an 8th-grade student at Penn Middle School.  She was introduced by Mr. Jim Simpson, principal.  He recognized Madilyn for being an excellent student while also juggling many extracurricular activities.  Madilyn is the daughter of William and Carol Gavrish.


(High School)

Keith Otto is an 11th-grader at Penn-Trafford High School.  Dr. Amy Horvat, assistant principal, spoke of Keith’s leadership, kindness, maturity, and penchant for community service.  Keith is the son of John and Tracy Otto.


Students of the month

Students of the Month:  Keith Otto, Madilyn Gavrish and Leighton Bratkovich