(WTVM) - Eight outstanding high school seniors and their teachers were honored Wednesday at the Rotary Club of Columbus meeting.
They were honored as star students and teachers for Muscogee County, which is part of the PAGE Student Teacher Achievement Recognition program.
To obtain the STAR nomination, high school seniors must have the highest score on the three-part SAT and be in the top 10 percent or top 10 students of their class.
Eight teachers and students were chosen from eight high schools in Muscogee County.
The system winners were student Ashka Patel and teacher Mark Erb from Columbus High Liberal Arts Magnet.