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The Miami News-Record

Miamians among
May
17 academic honorees
2019 Staff reports graduation ceremony Powell said. “So earning
news@miaminewsrecord.com regalia. In addition, taking membership into these
Page part in these prestigious organizations is about
OKLAHOMA CITY — organizations opens doors more than just being on
A003 Two Miamians are among for member students for an honor roll. It’s about
Clip 438 EPIC Charter School college and beyond. preparing for future
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students from across the EPIC educator and success.”
55%
state will be inducted into National Honor Society A complete list of the
the National Honor Soci- Advisor Beth Powell EPIC Charter Schools
ety (NHS) and National said the hard work EPIC 2019 NHS and NJHS
Junior Honor Society students have put in to inductees accompanies
(NJHS). become inductees will this release.
Elizabeth Hillestad almost certainly pay huge EPIC is the state’s fifth
and Nevaeh Hillestad dividends when it comes largest public school
are among those earning to planning for the future. system, with approxi-
honors. “NHS and NJHS mately 24,000 students
The awards will be members get access to statewide, with teach-
presented in formal college admission and ers and principals
ceremonies at Rose State financial aid planning, located near the students
College in Midwest City access to service projects, they serve. For more
and at Oral Roberts Uni- scholarship potential and information, visit epic-
versity on May 7 and May leadership development,” charterschools.org.
14, respectively.
“We are so proud of
these EPIC students
who have earned this
prestigious honor by com- If you think
mitting themselves to the
highest levels of academic, newspapers
social, civic and ethical
achievement,” said EPIC
Assistant Superinten-
only print WHEN BREAKING NEWS HAPPENS,
go to miamiok.com for updates
dent of Instruction Bart
Banfield.
yesterday’s WE ARE
Print • Online • Social • Video
The NHS was founded
in 1921, while NJHS was
news, you’re WE ARE
Email your breaking news to news@miaminewsrecord.com

founded in 1929. Both


organizations place schol-
living in the Quality • Timely • Here to stay
#newspapersthrive
arship, service, leadership,
character and citizen-
past. #newsevolution
shipat the center of their
core values. It is estimated
that approximately 1 mil-
lion students take part in
Honor Society activities.
NHS and NJHS are
located in all 50 states,
the District of Columbia,
Puerto Rico, other U.S.
territories and Canada.
Each EPIC NHS
inductee receives a
certificate, a member-
ship pin and the right to
wear the traditional white
NHS hood as part of their

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The Edmond Sun

A6 | EDUCATION THE EDMOND SUN SATURDAY, MAY 18, 2019

EPIC Charter Schools announces


local honor society inductees
OKLAHOMA CITY — Bales, Maia Board, Copeland, Kaelyn Eddy, organizations place schol- taking part in these presti- ship development,” Powell
EPIC Charter School has Bridgette Creel, Kimberly Erryn Gray, Jackson arship, service, leadership, gious organizations opens said. “So earning member-
announced that 438 EPIC Crisp, Madisyn Davison, Huffman, Maryam Khaimi, character and citizenshipat doors for member stu- ship into these organiza-
students from across the Rebekah Disney, Jaden Robin Kite, Mikayla Martin, the center of their core val- dents for college and tions is about more than
state will be inducted into Eddy, Macy Garey, Caroline Lexi Miller, Adina Qazi, ues. It is estimated that beyond. just being on an honor roll.
the National Honor Society Gould, Kylee Hamby, Kendall Robinson, Sean approximately 1 million EPIC educator and It’s about preparing for
(NHS) and National Junior Ashlyn Kratochvil, Grace Sacket, and Kiera Thomas. students take part in National Honor Society future success.”
Honor Society (NJHS). Kratochvil, James Leach, “We are so proud of Honor Society activities. Advisor Beth Powell said A complete list of the
The awards will be pre- Raegan Majors, Thomas these EPIC students who NHS and NJHS are located the hard work EPIC stu- EPIC Charter Schools 2019
sented in formal cere- Pinion, Kaelyn Randall, Kye have earned this presti- in all 50 states, the District dents have put in to NHS and NJHS inductees
monies at Rose State Sparks, Aidan Walsh, gious honor by committing of Columbia, Puerto Rico, become inductees will accompanies this release.
College in Midwest City Kathryn Williams, and themselves to the highest other U.S. territories and almost certainly pay huge EPIC is the state’s fifth
and at Oral Roberts Tyese Wright. levels of academic, social, Canada. dividends when it comes largest public school sys-
University on May 7 and Edmond-area 2019 EPIC civic and ethical achieve- Each EPIC NHS inductee to planning for the future. tem, with approximately
May 14, respectively. National Junior Honor ment,” said EPIC Assistant receives a certificate, a “NHS and NJHS mem- 24,000 students statewide,
Edmond-area EPIC 2019 Society Inductees are: Superintendent of membership pin and the bers get access to college with teachers and princi-
National Honor Society Hanna Baker, Zander Instruction Bart Banfield. right to wear the tradition- admission and financial pals located near the stu-
Inductees are: Joseph Baker, Aiden Berkel, Blake The NHS was founded in al white NHS hood as part aid planning, access to dents they serve. For more
Anzani, Sarah Birdsell, Tyler Birdsell, 1921, while NJHS was of their graduation cere- service projects, scholar- information, visit epiccha-
Ashabranner, Brigitte Emilee Bokesch, Mimi founded in 1929. Both mony regalia. In addition, ship potential and leader- rterschools.org.

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