published by The Riverbender on November 16 2016 9:00 AM
Faith Griffon is the daughter of David and Myra Griffon of Godfrey. She is also a member of the National Honor Society, serving as Secretary to the group. She has consistently earned a place on the High Honor Roll and her academic efforts earned her the recognition for the Young Achievers Award and Distinguished Achievement Award in Science from UMSL.
Griffon has been a member of a number of student organizations including the school's Scholar Bowl team for four years. Her participation on the WYSE team for three years has helped the school qualify for the state competition. She was also a member of the school's volleyball team.
She has been very active in community service activities, earning over 400 service hours. As a result, she has received a Presidential Service Award for the past three years. She hopes to attend the Missouri University of Science and Technology at Rolla, majoring in Applied Mathematics and Technology.
Gary Ayres, President of the Alton/Godfrey Rotary Club, presented Faith with a plaque recognizing her selection to this honor.