Award Winner


Henry Rivera-Gonzalez

Eighth Grade, W.R. Thomas Middle

Henry expressed concern for another student and brought the situation to the attention of his school’s administration. The student was going through a difficult time and Henry had noticed markings on her arms and that she had been absent. He was very concerned for her safety and made sure to follow up with an adult to make sure the student was able to receive assistance. Henry demonstrated courage and responsibility and definitely did the right thing by telling an adult and getting help for the student. At school, Henry takes advanced courses and is involved in Orchestra. He is a very well behaved, polite, and kind young man who demonstrates what it means to care for others.