The Oxford Rotary Club honored Oxford Area High School Class of 2019 graduates Shannon Martin and Emily Stewart as its May Seniors of the Month. From left are Rotary Club President Dr. Raymond Fischer; Allen, Brenda and Emily Stewart; and Shannon, Crystal and Craig Martin.
Oxford Area High School Class of 2019 graduates Shannon Martin and Emily Stewart were honored as Oxford Rotary Club Seniors of the Month for May.
Shannon, daughter of Crystal and Craig Martin, was a member of National Honor Society and National English Honor Society and the Helping Hands community service club. She served on National Honor Society’s tutoring committee, working once a week with students at Hopewell Elementary School.
Shannon played softball for four years, three on the varsity team as a pitcher and at first base. She continues to be active in the youth group of Media Mennonite Church.
Shannon was enrolled in AP biology and this fall will take science courses at Delaware County Community College before enrolling in a four-year program to study biology.
Emily, daughter of Brenda and Allen Stewart, recently completed four years of study in the high school’s Early College Academy program with Cecil College, earning an Associate’s degree. At the high school she was a member of the yearbook staff and collaborated on a project to create a mural in the music wing.
This fall Emily will enter Drexel University to study nursing and plans to pursue a career as a pediatric nurse.