It is a pleasure to announce that Nicolas Potter has been chosen the April Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Nic, a senior, is the son of Jack and Lori Potter of Rockingham.
An active learner, Nic comes to school every day with a desire to learn and improve his skills. He is a member of the BFUHS Marilee Huntoon/ Jeese A. Judd Chapter of the National Honor Society; he excels academically, contributes to class discussions, and is extremely patient, kind, and helpful to the other students in his classes. Nic is someone people can count on to offer assistance without being asked. He is responsible and conscientious and shows respect and kindness towards everyone he meets.
As a young man with exceptional character, Nic sets a great example for other students by modeling exemplary manners and excellent behavior in his quiet and well-mannered way. He is polite, dependable, and devoted to finding a way to use his considerable talents to give back to his community, country, and the world. He is a positive addition to any class or group he joins.
Not only does Nic serve as a role model through his academics, but he is active in extracurricular activities as well. He is an avid swimmer and runner, and has an interest in the martial arts. After graduation he plans to serve his country as a member of the United States Marines.
Congratulations go to Nic. BFUHS and the ELKS are proud to have him represent us with this award this month.