For November 2018, Wisconsin Rapids Kiwanis honored Katherine LaBarge as our Student of the Month. Katherine(Katie), the daughter of Pat and Lisa LaBarge, was nominated by Carla Leonhardt, her literature teacher at John Edwards High School. Some extra-curricular activities Katie has participated in are National Honor Society, Student Council, Drama Club, Volleyball, statistician for basketball, Math League and track.
Katie has volunteered her time with QuestBridge(a social media connection program for aspiring college studentss) and in occupational environments, working for local accounting firms. Also, Katie works part-time at McDonald’s and is relied on as a trainer for new employees!
After high school, Katie is hoping to attending Marquette University in Milwaukee for Mathematics/Statistics.
Congratulations to Katie and we wish her well in all future endeavors!