Altamont, IL -(Effingham Radio)- A group of Effingham area business leaders recently presented August Laatsch, of Altamont Community High School, with the September award for Mathematic/Scientific scholastic achievement.
This program is called the Hall of FAME, which represents “Fantastic Area Mathematicians (Scientists) Extraordinaire”.
August was selected by Altamont Community High School staff based on preset standards.
Presenting the award to are (L-R) Pat Gebben of Merz Heating & Air Conditioning, August, and Sarah Wright of Effingham Urology Associates.
August excels in Science and will continue his education toward a degree & career in nuclear energy.
The leadership of these businesses knows that excellence in academics play an important part in the growth and vitality of our area and wish to encourage the scholastic endeavors of our leaders of tomorrow.