Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


Knije Middlebrook

St. Joseph High School, 11

Vanesha Jones

Academic Achievement

High honor roll, Member – 1 Year
Highest honor roll, Member – 2 Years
2nd place for Pennsylvania Press club 2023 High School Journalism Contest, Member – 1 Year

Extracurricular Activities

Basketball team, Member – 3 Years
Student ambassador, Student Ambassador – 3 Years
Golf team, Member – 2 Years
Student council, Vice President – 2 Years
Volleyball team, Member – 2 Years

Community Involvement

Volunteered for the Montanan Native American Reservation Camp, Member – 1 Year
Volunteered at my schools largest annual fundraiser even “Spartan Scramble”, Student Ambassador – 1 Year
Volunteered for a basketball camp for underprivileged children, President – 1 Year


I plan on going to college to get my business degree, and eventually start up my own non-profit organization to help improve outcomes for youth in our community.