Ethan Dagostino has been selected as this year’s outstanding career and technical education (CTE) student at Emerald Cove Middle School. He is currently part of the first cohort of students to complete all three years in the pre-IT program.
Dagostino has dedicated himself at school to make a difference. He has volunteered over the past three years raising funds for the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. During his sixth-grade year, he encouraged his class to raise more than $1,500. He has also volunteered to help promote literacy at some local elementary schools, organized a food drive with his academy teacher and continues to help his peers during classroom activities to ensure that they are successful as well.
During his middle school years, Dagostino has been a member of FBLA, Robotics Club and National Junior Honor Society. He has shown dedication, mentorship and leadership as a member of each of the clubs. Dagostino’s busy academic schedule doesn’t put a damper on his overall school spirit. He continues to have great rapport with his peers and teachers. He is focused and determined on his own growth and takes his academics seriously. His teachers all agree that he is definitely a fine leader.