CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - Each week during the school year, Project L.I.F.T. selects a student who is excelling not only inside the classroom, but outside as well. The student - along with their favorite teacher - is featured every Wednesday on WBTV News on Bounce at 8 p.m. The program operates within the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School System.
This week's scholar is Abigail Calles, 5th grader at Statesville Road Elementary School.
Bio: Abigail is a hardworking, determined young lady. This is her 3rd year in the Talent Development Catalyst program (Academically Gifted) at Statesville Road Elementary. She strives to be the best student each day, and is always willing to help other students along the way, too. Abigail is the type of student you would want ten of in your class.
Some of the honors and awards she has received include:
- 5th- Currently our Student Council President
- 5th-A Honor Roll 1st Quarter
- 4th-Student Council representative
- 4th-Principals Award 3rd quarter
- 4th-A Honor Roll
- 3rd-A and AB Honor Roll
- 3rd/4th participate with Girls on the Run