The Madera Sunrise Rotary recognized Rachel Diaz, a sixth grade student at Berenda Elementary School, as their Student of the Month for January. Rachel’s family joined the Rotary Club for breakfast to celebrate her many achievements.
Diaz has a 4.0 grade point average and scored a perfect 600 on her 2013 California Standards Test math section. She also is a Berenda Bronco Character Award recipient this year.
Rachel plays volleyball, basketball and is on a Madera City League soccer team. At Berenda Elementary, she volunteers in the library, writes for the student newspaper and is on the spirit team.
Rachel was selected as Rotary’s Student of the Month because she is an outstanding all-around student and volunteer in her school community.