Mattoon Rotary recognizes one Senior male and female at their monthly luncheon as Students of the Month.
Students are nominated by MHS staff and the selection criteria includes outstanding academic achievement and citizenship. February's Rotary Student of the Month winners are Jack Burton and Lanie Butler.
Jack is the son of Melissa Burton. At MHS he is involved in JROTC. Jack plans to pursue an education degree and eventually a doctorate in History. He wants to become a history professor at a University.
Lanie is the daughter of Shelley and Tom Butler. She has played on the Varsity Girls Tennis team, a member of the B.I.O.N.I.C Transfer team. Lanie is currently in the Culinary program at LIFT. Lanie’s future plans include going to Lake Land College for her Gen Ed classes, and moving on to a University to pursue a career in therapy to help others with their mental health.
Congratulations to Jack and Lanie!