2019-07-10 ssl--academicallstate

Charles Page High School teacher Jay Rotert, student August Nielsen and Sand Springs Education Foundation representative Montie Box. Rachel Snyder/Leader

A Charles Page High School graduate was recently honored at the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence Academic Awards Banquet.

August Nielsen, a 2019 graduate of Charles Page High School, was among 100 seniors from public schools in the state honored by the Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence as Academic All-Staters. Nielsen received an Academic All-State scholarship for $1,000 sponsored by the Sand Springs Education Foundation.

Nielsen brought Charles Page High School calculus teacher Jay Rotert as his teacher guest to the banquet and Sand Springs Education Foundation representative and Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence trustee Montie Box attended as well.

The Oklahoma Foundation for Excellence is a statewide nonprofit that seeks to improve public education in the state.

Rachel Snyder 918-581-8315

rachel.snyder@sandspringsleader.com