Congratulations to Katelynn Peterson from Jefferson Township High School for being this month’s Student of the Month!
Katelynn is a cadet with the Jefferson Township Rescue Squad and will be studying to become an EMT this fall. She is a member of the National Honor Society, the Tri-M Music Honor Society and Spanish Honor Society. She participates in chamber choir has been in numerous high school plays.
In addition, she is a helper for Buddies for Unified Track, a program helping special needs youth and a peer leader for freshmen at her school.
Katelynn was nominated by a Seeing Eye Puppy Club leader at The Seeing Eye who met Katelynn when she joined the club to raise a puppy in December 2016. Since then, Katelynn has gone on to raise three puppies: German Shepherds named Zoey and Nikki and a Labrador Retriever named Elena.
Her puppy, Elena, has become a Seeing Eye dog and is guiding a college student in Pennsylvania. And her other puppy, Nikki, is currently in formal training at The Seeing Eye.
Everyone here at Avenues in Motion wishes Katelynn the best of luck in her future endeavors! Well deserved, Katelynn!
Do you know a Sussex County student like Katelynn who you’d like to nominate to be an Avenues in Motion Student of the Month? Please send nominations by email to Steve Andrews at SteveAndrews@wsus1023.com. If your student is picked they will be invited to the WSUS 102.3 Franklin studios for an on-air interview and presented with a $50 Amazon gift card from Avenues in Motion and an official Student of the Month certificate!