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Rachel Allen is Mount Pulaski High School September Senior-of-the-Month

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[September 20, 2012]  MOUNT PULASKI -- Rachel Allen has been named September Senior-of-the-Month at Mount Pulaski High School. Rachel is the daughter of Ralph and Lori Allen of Mount Pulaski.

During high school Rachel has participated in student council, Spanish Club, Drama Club and Chorus Club. She played volleyball her freshman and sophomore years and participated in Scholastic Bowl her sophomore year. She is a three-year member of the Science Olympiad and WYSE teams and has been elected to the National Honor Society. She served as freshman class vice president and sophomore class president.

Rachel has been a four-year FFA member, serving as secretary in her junior year and as president this year. She was a national qualifier for the FFA Agriscience Fair her junior and senior years. She is also a 4-H member.

In the community Rachel has led worship at Prairieland Christian Church and the Green Room youth group. During her summers she has attended group work camps throughout the United States, doing home repair for the elderly. This summer she attended Disciples Days leadership training at Restoration House Ministries in New England.

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Rachel plans to attend the University of Illinois in the College of Agricultural, Consumer and Environmental Sciences.

The Senior-of-the-Month program is co-sponsored by Johnson's Food Center and Mount Pulaski Pharmacy. Monthly winners receive $50 toward college expenses and are eligible to compete for the $500 Senior-of-the-Year award.

[Text from file received from Mount Pulaski High School]

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