Three MCPS students have received $2,000 scholarships from the League of Educators for Asian American Progress (LEAAP). The students were honored for their level of scholarship and their interest in pursuing a career in education. All applicants who applied are planning to major in education and show experience supporting the Asian American community and/or organizations.
They were recognized during the May 11 Board of Education meeting. They are:
- Rohan Bhatia and Jayden Lim, Winston Churchill High School
- Jacob Youn, Walt Whitman High School