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Turnaround Achievement Awards Recognize Students for Overcoming Challenges

On April 10, eight West Hants-area students were recognized at the Turnaround Achievement Awards Ceremony, for their hard work and perseverance in overcoming personal and educational challenges.

Each of this year’s recipients were honoured for showing resilience and determination to succeed in their education journey, in spite of difficulties they faced in the past. Congratulations to Isaiah Fraser (WHMS, Grade 6), Isaac McLeod (WHMS, Grade 7), Brayden Hood (WHMS, Grade 8), Ally Murphy (AVHS, Grade 9), Kendra Carr (AVHS, Grade 10), Chase Hiltz (AVHS, Grade 11). Jessica Lloyd (AVHS, Grade 12) and Jake Gibbons (WHEC, Grade 11) on your accomplishments!

An award was also presented to Avon View High School teacher Ashley Connors recognizing her dedication to students and passion for teaching, as well as her significant support to student-led clubs, sports and social justice initiatives.

This year marked the fourth annual Turnaround Achievement Awards ceremony, held at the Brooklyn Civic Centre and organized by Terra Firma Development Corporation.



Turnaround Achievement Award recipients and teacher Ashley Connors.


AVHS teacher Cindy Campbell presents a Turnaround Achievement Award to Kendra Carr while AVRCE Regional Executive Director of Education Roberta Kubik looks on.

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