Manchester Senior Recognized With Caring Award

Ashley Proveaux (Photo courtesy Manchester Schools)

  MANCHESTER – With her positive attitude and distinguished accomplishments, Manchester Township High School senior Ashley Proveaux was selected for the Ocean County School Counselors Association (OCSCA) Caring Award.

  The awards are gifted to students who go gone above and beyond in helping their fellow students and community and who demonstrate leadership, initiative, and a desire to make their world a better place. The Association chooses one recipient from each local high school is selected by their school counseling office.

  “Ashley maintains a positive attitude and outlook despite all the challenges she faces on a daily basis. She’s a model student and has a lot to offer to the world,” Chemistry teacher Mrs. Goley said.

  Proveaux accomplishments consist of:

  • Raised money for the Pediatric Brain Tumor Foundation and Crohn’s and Colitis Foundation
  • SAIL Volunteer
  • Member of  NHS, Junior Achievement and Habitat for Humanity
  • Varsity Swimming
  • Student of the Month for English, Science and Math

  “Ashley is one of the best role models in my 20 years of teaching,” Anatomy and Physiology teacher Mr. Slota said.