Jenna Shallop, a junior in the Agricultural Science Program, has been selected as SCVTHS Student of the Month for October 2019. Jenna is the daughter of Anthony and Heidi Shallop of South Bound Brook.
Spanish Instructor Mr. Guillermo Reina nominated Jenna for the award because, “Jenna is truly a leader, engaged in every lesson with great participation and helping other students in her group. She is a happy student, always with a smile and eager to learn.”
SCVTHS Agricultural Sciences Instructor Mr. Erik Fargo added, “One of Jenna’s most impressive talents is always being helpful to peers and visitors. Jenna is an excellent student ambassador for our Program and our school and has demonstrated the ability to educate and connect with visitors multiple times in a warm, inviting, and educational manner. She has served well in our Future Farmers of America (FFA) Chapter serving as Treasurer and earning two honorary FFA degrees.”
At SCVTHS, Jenna is a three sport athlete competing in soccer, basketball and softball. Last winter Jenna served as captain of the girls’ team JV basketball team. Jenna also participates in the school’s Student Council, FFA and Rotary Clubs. At her sending district of Bound Brook, Jenna is a member of the Drama Club. Additionally, she has been a recipient of the FFA Greenhand Degree, FFA Chapter Degree and the NJ FFA Outstanding Greenhand Award.
Jenna’s future plans including furthering her education at a four-year college, while also participating in their Navy ROTC Program. After college, Jenna plans on enlisting in the United States Navy.