The Student of the Month for October 2016 is Maria Jose, a Grade 12 student at Walkervillke Collegiate Institute.
Maria is a well-rounded student who excels in academics, the arts, and engages in a number of extracurricular activities. She is a dedicated member of Walkerville's Model United Nations, Social Justice Committee and serves as Minister of External Affairs on Student Council.
An accomplished visual artist, last year her work was exhibited at the National gallery of Canada. Maria is an avid supporter of the local arts community and has sold her artwork at many local events, including Art in the park. Maria is also on the Principal's Honour Roll and embodies Walkerville's welcoming and inclusive spirit. She is an excellent ambassador for her school and her classmates are proud to call her a fellow Tartan.
Congratulations Maria on being selected by Student Senate as the Student of the Month for October.