Courtney Candy

Appoquinimink High School

Nomination Statement

“Courtney, daughter of William and Danielle Candy, is currently ranked 1st in her graduating class. She is a well-rounded student who has excelled both in the classroom and athletics. She is a member of the National Honor Society, AHS cross country team, swim team and secretary of Student Government. Courtney has taken a total of 15 Advanced Placement courses and is recognized by College Board as an AP Scholar with Distinction, Scholar with Honor and a commended student of the 2022 National Merit Scholarship Corporation. In the fall, Courtney will further her studies as a business major.”

“I have been inspired to do well by my family. As the youngest sibling, I always looked up to the successes of my siblings and strove to find similar success. I saw my sister balancing AP classes and numerous varsity sports. Simultaneously, I saw my parents working to provide the best for me and my siblings while still making all of our games or meets. Seeing the hard work of my family inspires me to do my best.”