Jelani Ellison, a grade 4 student from Fernforest Public School, was recently award the Citizens Award in the Sports Achievement category. The award was presented to Ellison by Linda Jeffrey, Brampton Mayor.
The prestigious award recognizes his achievements at the provincial, national and international level for Track and Field.
Ellison's most recent achievements include breaking provincial time records for his age group in the 60m and 150m sprints, winning gold medals and placing in the top 10 at international tournaments in Chicago and Florida.
The student continues to train and work towards achieving his highest potential.