Stetson named Penquis Valley Principal’s Award recipient

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MILO — Adam Stetson of Brownville, the son of Brian and Susan Stetson of Brownville, has been selected as the Maine Principals Association Principal’s Award winner for Penquis Valley High School, Principal Dan Ross announced.

Stetson was selected using the following criteria, academic excellence, outstanding school citizenship, and leadership. He is presently third in his class and plans to attend Eastern Maine Community College in Bangor and enroll in the heavy equipment program in pursuit of a career as a locomotive engineer.

Stetson is experiencing an outstanding senior year. He has received high honors for both the first and second quarter and is a member of the National Honor Society. Stetson has participated in Key Club, soccer and outdoor track.

Having fulfilled the criteria for the Maine Principals Association Principal’s Award, Stetson is certain to enjoy future success with his work ethic, academic capabilities, personality, and leadership skills.

Stetson and Ross are invited to attend an Honors Luncheon with other award winners and their principals at the Spectacular Event Center in Bangor on Saturday, April 7.

The Honors Luncheon recognizes these outstanding students with the presentation of an individual plaque and the awarding of five $1000 scholarships in the names of Horace O. McGowan and Richard W. Tyler. McGowan and Tyler were former Maine principals and executive directors of the MPA. An additional five $1,000 scholarships will be presented through the efforts of the MPA Scholarship Golf Tournament.

The Principal’s Award is presented in more than 100 Maine public and private high schools by member principals of the MPA, the professional association which represents Maine’s school administrators.

Penquis Valley Principal’s Award
recipient Adam Stetson

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