Paul V. Moore High School senior Ryan McCarthy returned to his elementary alma mater, Millard Hawk Primary School, to share with current students how embodying the school’s character education traits can help them succeed.
" data-medium-file="https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-300x400.jpg" data-large-file="https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-460x613.jpg" class="size-medium wp-image-194851" src="http://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-300x400.jpg" alt="Ryan McCarthy shares thoughts on how courage, character and commitment learned at Millard Hawk Primary School helped shape his education." width="300" height="400" srcset="https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-300x400.jpg 300w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-150x200.jpg 150w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-768x1024.jpg 768w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student-460x613.jpg 460w, https://oswegocountytoday.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/HS-Student.jpg 1350w" sizes="(max-width: 300px) 100vw, 300px" />Ryan McCarthy shares thoughts on how courage, character and commitment learned at Millard Hawk Primary School helped shape his education.
He told the kindergarten through second-graders how his experiences at Millard Hawk Primary helped him be a better student and community member.
McCarthy thanked the kind-hearted staff for their support in helping him build his courage, character and commitment.
McCarthy detailed his appreciation and the wisdom he gained in an essay to the school’s Parent Teacher Association, which awarded him a scholarship.
He recently shared his story with the school after current students Chloe Holland and Carver Pledger were presented with CCC certificates of recognition for their continued efforts involving courage, character and commitment in school.