Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


Ava Schrecengost

Armstrong Junior/Senior High School, 11

Tonia & Tyce Schrecengost

Academic Achievement

Presidential Award, Recipient – 1 Year
Women In STEM Award, Recipient – 1 Year
Most Community Service Hours Award – The Challenge Program, Recipient – 1 Year
World Affairs Council 2024, Student Ambassador – 1 Year
Distinguished Honor Roll, Member – 4 Years

Extracurricular Activities

LEO Club, Vice President – 1 Year
LEO Club, Secretary – 1 Year
Key & SADD Club, Member – 1 Year
Student Council, Member – 4 Years
Musical, Member – 2 Years

Community Involvement

Junior Church, Teacher – 4 Years
Habitat for Humanity, Member – 2 Years
Speedy’s Tasty Treats, Cook and Cashier – 3 Years
Outreach Club, Member – 4 Years
Greater Pittsburgh Community Food Bank Youth Advisory Council, Student Ambassador – 1 Year


I plan on going to a four-year college in Pennsylvania and staying close to my family. I want to major in chemistry. I plan on pursuing a career as a pharmaceutical chemist or biochemist.