London FFA Recognized as National 3 Star Chapter at Annual FFA Convention
The London FFA traveled to Indianapolis, Indiana from October 24th to the 27th for the 91st National FFA Convention & Expo. Over 65,000 FFA members and guests attended. 17 members of the London FFA attended including, Nick Berchtold, Ryan Peterman, Luke Peart, DJ Covert, Hayden Covert, Jake O'Neil, Cade Smith, Brooks Barber, Olivia Rhinesmith, Lexi Daily, Sydney Pollard, Brooke Stoner, Alli Moore, Addison Leach, Sarah Oney, Emma Gaston, Brooklyn Sims, and adviser Dana Snyder.
During the trip, London FFA was recognized in the 2018 National Chapter Award Program from the National FFA Organization as a three star chapter. The program recognizes outstanding FFA chapters throughout the country that actively implement the mission and strategies of the organization. These chapters improve chapter operations using the National Quality FFA Chapter Standards and a Program of Activities that emphasizes growing leaders, building communities and strengthening agriculture. Earning three Gold Stars is the highest honor in the National Chapter Award Program. Superintendent of London City Schools, Dr. Lou Kramer, and London High School Principal, Michael Browning drove to Indianapolis to witness the London FFA receive the award.
Besides being awarded, the London FFA visited several educational events such as touring the National FFA Center and visiting the Career show, as well as the World’s Toughest Rodeo.
London FFA Reporter
Posted: Friday, November 9, 2018