The Essex County Athletic Directors Association (ECADA), along with the Super Essex Conference (SEC), recognized the top scholar-athletes from its member schools at the annual Karen Fuccello Scholar-Athlete Awards program on Tuesday, May 9th at Nanina’s In the Park. Among those recipients were twenty-three of the District’s best and brightest. NBOE’s scholar-athletes posted impressive GPAs and displayed leadership and prowess in their respective sports, all while making important contributions to the community through their commitment to service.
The following District student-athletes were recognized:
- Arts High School- Tia Brockett and Spence Joyner
- Bard Early College High School- Hailey Vicente and Oluwakayode Joseph Gbenle
- Barringer High School- Rahmatullah Jallow and Edgardo Joshua Gonzalez
- Central High School- Kyala Askew and Jalen Lyle
- Eagle Academy- Asan Jones Jr.
- East Side High School- Laura Abreu and Jeffrey Almone
- Malcolm X Shabazz- Naijah Saxton and Walter Mosley
- Science Park High School- Ara-Oluwa Jacob and Bryan Carpio-Bonnilla
- Technology High School- Junisse Rosario and Kevin Sarango
- University High School- Kawiona Young and Fawaz Bilewu
- Weequahic High School- Merytsheena Pean and Lamont Spates
- West Side High School- Saniya Wright and Joseph Bio