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                                                        Saneha Borisuth Named 2017 Coca-Cola Scholar

Saneha Borisuth, a senior at Moline High School, has been recognized as one of the country’s most outstanding high school leaders by the Coca‑Cola Scholars Foundation and has been awarded a $20,000 college scholarship. As a member of the 29th class of Coca‑Cola Scholars, Miss Borisuth not only exemplifies superior leadership, service, and academics – she is a change agent, positively affecting others in her community. Saneha was selected from a pool of nearly 86,000 initial applicants from across the country. 

The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation, a joint effort of Coca-Cola bottlers across America and The Coca-Cola Company, is one of the largest corporate-sponsored, achievement-based scholarship programs of its kind in the United States. The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation was established in 1986 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Coca-Cola and to bring better to the world through investment in exceptional high school students who are dedicated to leadership, service, and action that positively affects others.

“Saneha Borisuth is part of a diverse group of extraordinary high school seniors that have shown a steadfast commitment to educational excellence, leadership and service to the school and community,” said Claude Nielsen, Chairman of the Board of the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation and retired President and Chief Executive Officer of Coca-Cola Bottling Company United in Birmingham, AL. “The Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation is proud to name Miss Borisuth as a 2017 Coca-Cola Scholar.”

On April 20, Borisuth will join other Coca-Cola Scholars as they travel to Atlanta, the international headquarters of The Coca-Cola Company, for Scholars Weekend. During this four-day weekend, the Scholars will participate in a Leadership Development Institute to further develop their leadership skills, tour local landmarks, engage with former Coca-Cola Scholars,  participate in a group community service project, and will be honored at a special banquet.
 
In addition to receiving a $20,000 college scholarship, Borisuth will be welcomed into a vibrant and growing family of 5,700+ alumni that fosters lasting connections with each other and the Foundation. This alumni network has become a powerful force for positive change, coming together with a shared goal to refresh the world.

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Saneha Borisuth Named 2017 Coca-Cola Scholar 03/23/17
Moline Administrator Named Principal of the Year 02/16/17
Moline Schools to Hold 14th Annual Sport Stacking Competition 03/10/17
Moline Board of Education Candidates Forum 02/07/17
MHS Students Named as Illinois State Scholars
01/19/17
MHS Student Selected for Senate Page Program 01/13/17
Signing Exact English Lessons to be Offered 01/03/17
Optimists to present shoes and coats to Jefferson students
12/08/16
MHS Kicks Off Annual Share Joys Campaign 11/15/16
Coall Valley Schools to Honor Veterans 11/08/16 (Click on the link to read a complete list of schools and their activities:  https://goo.gl/PTpn56)   
Puckering Up for Hunger 10/25/16
Moline High School Helps Fight Hunger with Empty Bowls Project 10/19/16
Moline High Student Attends Congress of Future Medical Leaders 10/18/16
Basketball Players Swish Together to Benefit Special Olympics
10/12/16
Jefferson Early Childhood Center Receives Gold Rating
09/27/16
Students Recognized in National Merit Scholarship Program
09/26/16
Board Extends Superintendent's Contract
09/13/16 
Fifth & Ninth Grade Students to Receive Chromebooks through LEAD Moline 08/09/16
MCV Appoints New Board Member
08/03/16
District Seeking Applicants for Board of Education Vacancy
07/05/16
Shiv Puri Selected as Finalist in National Essay Contest
05/19/16
Jennifer Cook Gregory Named Davidson Award Winner
05/18/16
Rosenthal Named Athletic Director of the Year
05/04/16