April 10, 2017:
SWW Students Sweep Youth and Government Conference Awards!
Congratulations to the Walls YAG team who participated in the DC YMCA Youth and Government Legislative Weekend. Led by Mayor Ben Dormus, Walls students successfully passed all of their bills as well as winning the highest award for Superior Delegation. Augustin Pereira Martinez received the awards for Outstanding Statesman and Best Bill. Kofi Bulluck was elected Youth Mayor, Lani Smith Superintendent of Education, and Sam Page City Council Chair. Ben Dormus, Montana Lee, Kofi Bulluck, Lani Smith, and Sam Page were chosen to represent DC in the nationwide Conference on National Affairs. Seniors Ben Dormus and Kenneth Cruz-Flores graduated YAG with honors.
Have a look at the Penguin Pride Archive to see more of our students’ (and teachers’) fantastic achievements!