and Schenectady branched of the YMCA honored outstanding
students and educators during their 29th annual awards ceremony
on Wednesday, April 6 at Key Hall at Proctors.
Five Niskayuna seniors were honored for their contributions to their school and community. Claudia Alant, Julia Favata, Precious King, Molly Nealon and Mateo Parzych were chosen based on the YMCA's core values of caring, honesty, respect and responsibility.
John Furey, a physical education teacher at Niskayuna High School, was also recognized for his effectiveness in working with students and his leadership qualities.