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Middletown Area High School honors Knaub, Knisely as Students of the Month

Posted 2/27/19

Seniors Kaitlyn Knaub and Benjamin Knisely are the February Middletown Area High School Students of the Month.

Kaitlyn is the daughter of Steve and Dona Lee Knaub. Throughout high school, Katie …

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Middletown Area High School honors Knaub, Knisely as Students of the Month

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Seniors Kaitlyn Knaub and Benjamin Knisely are the February Middletown Area High School Students of the Month.

Kaitlyn is the daughter of Steve and Dona Lee Knaub. Throughout high school, Katie has earned spots on the honor roll and distinguished honor roll. She is the vice president of the National Honor Society, co-president of Family, Career and Community Leaders of America, and serves as a Mini-THON chairwoman.

Katie is on the Link Crew and is a member of the concert band, county band and chorus. Katie is a student leader at her church as well as a camp counselor.

Katie played volleyball for four years and was selected as a Mid-Penn All-Star, first team. She earned first place at the Capital Area Science and Engineering Fair in Science/Medicine and was the recipient of the Dr. George Hayward Love Sr. Judges Award for exceptional display and interview. After high school, Katie plans on attending a four-year college to study biology.

Benjamin Knisely is the son of Ed and Shirley Knisely. Ben has earned both honor roll and distinguished honor roll throughout his high school career.

Ben holds many officer positions in clubs, such as president of the National Honor Society, treasurer of Future Business Leaders Of America, and Mini-THON chairman. He is also a member of Student Council and Link Crew.

Ben was a member of the soccer team and was a varsity captain. Additionally, Ben completed the Eagle Scout Project at the Hershey Free Church through Boy Scout Troop No. 594.

He plans to attend Rochester Institute of Technology to study mechanical engineering.