Presiding Officer Norma Gonsalves and Legislator Steve Rhoads had the privilege to honor seniors Mikayla Dempsey, Christopher Carrano, Haley Morales and Christopher Rattoballi, from W. C. Mepham High School in Bellmore, as the recipients of the 2016 Nassau County Legislative Student Citizenship Awards. They were selected for their achievements both inside and outside of the classroom. While achieving academic excellence at their school they also has spent a great deal of time volunteering throughout their community.
“I’m proud to see our students working to make our community the best it can be,” said Presiding Officer Gonsalves. “They are role models for everyone.”
“I’m glad to honor these students today,” said Legislator Rhoads. “Their excellence inside and out of the classroom is something to be celebrated.”
Pictured (l-r): Christopher Carrano, Presiding Officer Gonsalves, Mikayla Dempsey, Haley Morales, Legislator Rhoads and Christopher Rattoballi.