Effingham Business Leaders recently recognized Teutopolis Jr. High Student Madeline Thoele for scholastic achievement in math and science. It’s all part of program called “Hall of FAME” or Fantastic Area Mathematicians (Scientists) Extraordinaire.
Thoele was chosen by her school for the award based on a set present conditions. The Award is sponsored by local businesses.
Thoele is an honor roll student and has interest in drama, basketball, and the school band. She hopes to someday pursue a career in science or the medical field.
The local businesses who sponsor the award do so to encourage education, which impact the growth and vitality of the region.