Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


gianna sever

Burrell High School, 11

melanie leap

Academic Achievement

Distinguished Honors, Member – 4 Years
National Honors Society, Member – 1 Year

Extracurricular Activities

Track & Field, Member – 1 Year
Reading Railroad, Member – 3 Years
Varsity Soccer, Member – 3 Years
Student Government, I have been a member for 3 years but am the Secretary of the Junior class. – 3 Years
Interact Club, I have been a member the past 3 years, but this most recent year I am the boards secretary. – 3 Years

Community Involvement

Interact Club Community Events, These events include volunteering at the Knead Cafe and hosting events for the community to come together. – 3 Years
Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Member – 9 Years
Curran Soccer Academy, This is my job where I help kids excel at soccer. – 1 Year


My future plans are to attend college at a 4-year school to purse nursing. I want to become a travel nurse to help others while having the opportunity to also explore the world. This experience will allow me to give back to different communities while experiencing new things.