Hills Bank held their 24th Youth Salute event on Sunday, Septembre 9th at the Englert Theatre in downtown Iowa City. IMS students who were recognized include Micah Miller, Adria Ebersole, Gretta Rempel, Jacob Boller, Lara Kliewer, Rubye Ney, Blake Bontrager, and Ava Hughes. Gretta Rempel was also recognized with a local leadership award designation.
Hills Bank holds this program to recognize high school seniors for academic excellence, leadership, and service to their school and community. Youth Salute is a part of a national recognition program coordinated by the National Council on Youth Leadership. Almost 300 students from 17 area high schools were honored for their academic achievement and leadership contributions. Students were selected by their high school faculty to receive the prestigious award. Thank you, Hills Bank for recognizing area youth and especially our students from IMS!