Congratulations Caleb Miller and Elizabeth Bye on being Vermillion High School Students of the Month for September! These two VHS seniors will be awarded a $100 scholarship from First Bank & Trust because of the excellence they have shown in the classroom and through their extracurricular activities.
Caleb was nominated because of his self motivation, 100 percent effort in class, and having the respect of his peers and the teachers of VHS. He intends to work toward a broad liberal arts curriculum and finish with a degree in history. His parents are Steve Miller and Jill Tyler.
His in and out of school activities include Student Government, Varsity Baseball, NHS, SADD, Religious Youth Councilor, Public Library Volunteer, and High School Delegate to Vermillion Chamber. Some of Caleb's achievements while attending VHS include varsity letters in basketball and baseball, USD Leadership Award and VHS Citizenship Award. Great job Caleb!
Elizabeth, also known as Lizzy, was nominated because of her determined attitude in the classroom and on the volleyball court. "She leads her classmates to do better and sets the example of learning," says her faculty endorser. Her parents are Brook and Shelly Bye.
Lizzy's future plans are to major in Pre-Vet. She fills her time with numerous activities such as Volleyball, Softball, NHS, SADD and an endless list of community projects. She has participated in 4-H Meals on Wheels, Salvation Army Bell Ringer, and Vermillion Public Library Volunteer. Lizzy has received many awards as a testament to her commitment to be the best student and athlete she can be. Some of those achievements are Honor Roll, American Legion Award, and Most Valuable Defensive Player for Basketball. Way to go Lizzy!