May 31, 2017
Port Credit Secondary School student Pernia Jamshed wins the Dedication to the Arts Award
Pernia Jamshed, student at Port Credit, is the only student from the Peel District School board to win the Ontario Student Voice Award. The awards are provided by the Ontario Student Trustees Association.
Pernia has been awarded the Dedication to the Arts award for dedicating her time passionately to the arts and school community. Pernia uses her skills and time to provide feedback that both students and educators use to enhance Ontario's Education system. The award includes a $500 scholarship.
The Ontario Student Voice Awards are given annually to outstanding students across Ontario. The awards give back to the most exceptional students who are dedicated to representing their community and advocating for issues that are most important to them.