ETS Participant Achieves Academic Excellence


John Dillard, TRIO Educational Talent Search student at Legacy High School, proudly accepted the 2015 Principal’s Award during senior award night on May 26, 2015. It is no wonder that he was this year’s recipient with accolades, such as taking second place at the State Business Leadership Conference for Future Business Leaders in America while also completing their certificate program. He was named Orchestra Musician of the Year, NationalSociety of High School Scholars Ambassador, contributed the most number of service hours for National Honor Society and National Honor Society Parliamentarian, while also serving as a member of the Clark County School District Board of Trustees School Board Student Advisory Committee. John was accepted into Massachusetts Institute of Technology, but has chosen to attend Michigan Technological University in the fall of 2015. He received the National Distinction Scholar award for four years, $40,000, and the University Student Award.