Middle school students honored as scholar-leaders

Four middle school students from the Greater New Milford area were recently recognized as among the state's top Scholar Leaders at the 2009 Connecticut Association of Schools (CAS) Scholar Leader Banquet.

Honored for their leadership were Amanda Eng and Jake Sheehy, students at Schaghticoke Middle School in New Milford, and Kathryn DeWitte and Ellery Rourk, students at Shepaug Valley Middle School in Washington.

The banquet was sponsored by the Connecticut and Western Massachusetts McDonald's Owner/Operator Association.