Sophie Enriquez of Batavia High School was honored as Student of the Month at the Sept. 6 meeting of the Batavia Rotary Club.
One high school student from Batavia is honored at the first Rotary meeting of each month during the school year. Students who are nominated for this award live their lives in a manner that exemplifies the Rotary motto of “Service Above Self.”
Enriquez is the first Batavia student in the 2011-12 school year to be recognized.
“Sophie is currently ranked first in her class,” said Jill Grubb, Batavia School District Superintendent. “She is also President of the Batavia Chapter of the National Honor Society and is a student representative to the Board of Education.”
Enriquez has been a member of Student Council for two years, participated in the Clermont 20/20 Look to Clermont program during the 2010-11 school year, has been a member of Student Government and performed in the Batavia High School orchestra over the past four years.
Enriquez is Principal Trumpet in the Cincinnati Youth Wind Ensemble and has played piano for the ensemble as well. She also participates in many community activities including Young Life Southeast Cincinnati, the Stonelick Shamrocks 4-H Club, and the Clermont County Junior Fair Board. Enriquez enjoys spending time with her parents, Michael and Martha Enriquez, and sister Olivia.
The Batavia Rotary Club is comprised of a diverse group of community-minded members that are working together to address various community and international needs and to promote peace and understanding throughout the world.
Club meetings are held every Tuesday at 7 a.m. at the Hawk Building on Taylor Road, Clermont County Airport. Prospective new members and visiting Rotarians are always welcome.
Please visit www.batavia-rotary.org for more information.