Perkasie Rotary Students of the Month

posted Jan 25, 2017, 8:00 AM by Joe Ferry   [ updated Jan 25, 2017, 8:01 AM ]
Rotary Students of the Month
The Perkasie Rotary Club has honored seniors Kaitlyn Stevens and Chad Schaeffer as its Student of the Month for November and December.

Kaitlyn has taken include six honors courses in her high school career: Biology, Algebra II, Physics, Pre-Calculus, Chemistry, and Calculus. She has also been a member of Executive Council and Mini Thon, serving as President this year and Fundraising Chair last year.

Kaitlyn has been on the Distinguished Honor Roll and Honor Roll several times, and won the Family and Consumer Science Undergraduate Award as a Junior. She has also volunteered for three years at the Central Bucks Family YMCA in Abilities, Aquatics, Camp, and Youth Development.

Kaitlyn’s plans include attending college to major in Elementary Education and Special Education.

Chad has taken a total of 13 Honors levels courses in high school, including AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Physics, AP Statistics, AP Government, and AP Calculus BC. He has also been involved in Key Club, the Technology Student Association, baseball, and the National Honor Society.

Chad has won a Design Engineering Award, Applied Technology and Robotics Award, and Physical Education and Wellness Award. He also has reached the rank of Eagle Scout by building a pavilion at his church and is currently restoring a classic Camaro in his spare time.

Chad’s community service includes working with his Youth Group to feed the homeless. He also volunteers at Alpaca Days, Boy Scouts, activities through Key Club and National Honor Society, and Shared Table and Urban Cupboard in Philadelphia.

Chad plans to study mechanical engineering in college.