Outstanding Young Citizen Awardees


2024 Outstanding Young Citizens

will be announced Thursday, April 25!

Congratulations to our 2024 Outstanding Young Citizens.


Sydney Pellegrino

Pittsburgh Obama (The Barack Obama Academy of International Studies), 11

Kathy Pellegrino

Academic Achievement

High Honor Roll, Member – 3 Years
The Challenge Program Attendance Award, Student Ambassador – 1 Year
National Junior Honors Society, Member – 3 Years
Athletic Achievement Award, Student Ambassador – 1 Year

Extracurricular Activities

Drama Club, President – 2 Years
Tennis, Member – 2 Years
Spring Play, Member – 1 Year
Youth and Government, Member – 3 Years
August Wilson New Voices Competition, Student Ambassador – 1 Year

Community Involvement

Mexico Mission Trip, Student Ambassador – 2 Years
Church Youth Group, Member – 5 Years
Chaperone for Middle School Field Trips, Student Ambassador – 1 Year
Superintendent’s Student Advisory Council, Student Ambassador – 1 Year


I plan to attend college, majoring in criminology.