STUDENT OF THE MONTH: Helene Bloom
Helene Bloom, a junior at Ligonier Valley High School, has been named Academic Student of the Month for April.
She is the daughter of Brian and Elizabeth Bloom, of Ligonier.
At school she participates in National Honor Society, Spanish National Society, Junior Class Committee, soccer, basketball, One Road Club, Alliance of Student Athletes and Interact Club.
She also enjoys skiing.
She is a two-year basketball letterman and one-year soccer letterman and won the WPXI Academic Award.
She plans to attend a four-year college to major in biochemistry, then medical school to become an orthopedic surgeon.