The Howe School (formerly Howe Military School) has announced that Cadet Brandon Leisure has won the National Sojourners JROTC award for Americanism. The award recognizes a third year JROTC cadet who has encouraged and demonstrated the ideals of Americanism by deed or conduct, has demonstrated a potential for outstanding leadership, and ranks in the top 25% of his/her academic class. Cadet Leisure, an 11th grader and son of Kim Hallifax of Rockford, MI, has attended Howe since August 2009.
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