MDI High School Senior  Rachelle Swanson has won the Principal's Award from MDI High School for the 2019-2020 school year, according to Principal Matt Haney.

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The award, sponsored by the Maine Principals' Association, is given in recognition of a high school senior's academic achievement and citizenship

Swanson and Haney and other award winners and their principals were supposed to attend an Honors Luncheon at Jeff’s Catering. The Honors Luncheon recognizes these outstanding students with the presentation of an MPA pin, an individual plaque and the awarding of seven $1,000 scholarships in the names of former Maine principals and MPA Executive Directors: Horace O. McGowan, Richard W. Tyler, and Richard A. Durost.

The Principal's Award is presented in more than 100 Maine public and private high schools by member principals of the MPA, the professional association which represents Maine's school administrators.