Penn-Trafford Names May “Students of the Month”

The Penn-Trafford School Board and Administration have announced the Students of the Month for May 2023.  The students attended the May 1, 2023 School Board meeting where they were each introduced by their school’s principal and presented a certificate of achievement.


Allie Porter is a 5th-grade student at Sunrise Estates Elementary.  Dr. Karin Coiner, principal, commended Allie for being an outstanding student and also acknowledged her sweet and gracious personality.  Allie is the daughter of Chad and Jamie Porter.


Antonio Garcia is an 8th-grade student at Penn Middle School.  He was introduced by Mr. Jim Simpson, principal.  He recognized Antonio for being exceptionally focused and competitive both in academics and athletics and shared that he inspires those around him with his hard work.  Antonio is the son of Marcelo and Elizabeth Garcia.


The following seniors, who will enter the military after graduation, share the student-of-the-month honor at the high school:


Berkley Olszewski (United States Naval Academy)

Jace Thomas (Air Force Reserves)


Berkley Olszewski, Antonio Garcia, and Allie Porter (not pictured:  Jace Thomas)

Berkley Olszewski, Antonio Garcia, and Allie Porter (not pictured:  Jace Thomas)