Oxford Area School District

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  • Oxford Rotary Club February Seniors of the Month

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    Oxford Area High School students Sidney Dawkins and Zibby Harvey were honored as Oxford Rotary Club Seniors of the Month for February. Pictured from left are Oxford Rotary Club President Tracie Eller, Linda and Zibby Harvey and Sidney, Jennifer and Morgan Dawkins.

    Oxford Area High School students Sidney Dawkins and Elizabeth “Zibby” Harvey were honored as Oxford Rotary Club Seniors of the Month for February.

    Sidney, daughter of Jennifer and Morgan Dawkins, is a member of National Honor Society. National English Honor Society, French Honor Society, the Helping Hands community service club and the LEO Club sponsored by the Oxford Lions Club. In her free time she enjoys snowboarding.

    Sidney is enrolled in the Allied Health program at Chester County Technical College High School, where she has been able to experience all aspects of the medical profession, including observing surgical procedures at area hospitals and even bottle feeding a premature infant. Sidney’s affinity for science and medicine will take her this fall to the pre-med program at the University of Pittsburgh, where she will major in neuroscience.

    Zibby, daughter of Linda and James Harvey, is president of Student Council and a member of National Honor Society, National English Honor Society and the Spanish Honor Society. She is secretary of Interact, a community service club sponsored by the Oxford Rotary Club, and is student representative on the Board of Directors of the Oxford Educational Foundation.

    Zibby is vice-president of the high school’s chapter of Future Business Leaders of America, and qualified to attend the FBLA National Leadership Conference held last summer in Atlanta, Georgia after earning first place for Job Interview at the Pennsylvania FBLA State Leadership Conference. She qualified to attend this year’s state conference to be held in April in Hershey after earning first place for Client Service in the FBLA Region 9 competition held this past December.

    Zibby has competed in cross-country and track since her freshman year, serving as a cross-country captain her senior year. She was a member of the cast of the spring musical, Little Shop of Horrors.

    After graduation Zibby will attend the U.S. Naval Academy, following in the footsteps of her sister Meghan, who graduated from the Naval Academy last year and is currently in training at flight school in Texas.