SEBRING — Lake Placid High School chose its Drs Vinod & Tarlika Thakkar Foundation Inc. award winners.
They were given to ninth-, 10th- and 11th-grade students who have excelled this school year.
A $500 award is presented to the student in each grade who excels in both academics and shows character. A $200 award is given for strong leadership.
Student selection is based on academic records along with faculty and staff recommendations.
The recipients are:
Ninth grade:$500 — Hannah Thompson, $200 — Camille Shattler.
10th grade: $500 — Cesar Orduna, $200 — Sarah Moretto.
11th grade: $500 — Ashley Royce, $200 — Anne Callahan.