Congratulations to Caden Sipe and Karla Bedolla-Garcia for being selected as Umatilla School District's recipients of the 2014 Student Achievement Award!
Caden is a junior at Umatilla High School. He currently has a cumulative weighted GPA of 3.93. He participates in Robotics, Key Club, STLT (Students Today Leaders Tomorrow), Cross Country, and Knowledge Bowl. He has been an integral part of our FIRST Robotics team for the past three years, serving as head electrician and driver. UHS’s FIRST robotics team has qualified for the World Championships the past two years. In his spare time, Caden serves as a mentor for the UHS after school program and spends two periods a day as a lab tech in the science classes. Caden plans to attend Oregon State University to study mechanical engineering. Caden is currently working toward his Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer (AAOT) degree and has completed 43 college credits. Way to go, Caden!
Karla is a junior at Umatilla High School. She currently has a cumulative weighted GPA of 4.13. She participates in Key Club, National Honor Society, Cross Country, basketball, and track. She is currently serving as Lieutenant Governor for Key Club. She has participated EOU's Summer Institute the past two years. Karla plans to attend Washington State University and study to become a pediatrician. Karla is currently working toward her Associate of Arts Oregon Transfer (AAOT) degree and has completed 71 college credits! Great job, Karla!