Fox Valley Outstanding Citizenship Awards

 

Kevin AlcottThe Fox Valley chapter participates in the Illinois SAR Outstanding Citizenship program. Kevin Alcott (e-mail him) oversees the program, distributing Outstanding Citizenship certificates to 97 high schools each year. These schools, listed below by county, are linked to their websites.

These embossed certificates are presented to the outstanding senior, male or female, in citizenship at the school's awards assembly. In addition to the certificate, a pin is included as part of the annual award. The outstanding senior is selected by the school based on: Dependability, Honesty, Courtesy, Respect, Leadership and Patriotism.

 
Winners Class of 2014
Michael Nelson
Winners Class of 2015
Michael Sulwer
Winners Class of 2016
Bob Krissinger
Winners Class of 2017
Dominic Gatti
Winners Class of 2009
Bob Baird and Winners
Winners Class of 2010
Bob Baird and Temple Holmes
Winners Class of 2011
Bob Baird
Winners Class of 2012
Bob Baird
Winners Class of 2013
Bob Baird
Winners Class of 2004
Don Parrish and Prescott
Winners Class of 2005
Ian Fletcher and Bob Baird
Winners Class of 2006
Jeff Kauther and Pat Claar
Winners Class of 2007
David Zucker and Ryan Jahn
Winners Class of 2008
Bob Baird and Winners
 

Most of the 97 high schools served by the Fox Valley Chapter are less than 8 miles from the grave of a Revolutionary War soldier. Most high schools are less than a 30 minute drive from the grave of a Patriot.

The nearest Patriot grave is listed for each school. Click Miles for directions from High School to the Cemetery.

 

Outstanding Citizenship High Schools and their Patriot

County High School Town Closest Patriot Miles
DeKalb  DeKalb High School DeKalb 60115 Abner Powers 17.5
 Genoa-Kingston High School Genoa 60135 Abner Powers 19.5
 Hiawatha High School Kirkland 60146 Abner Powers 26.4
 Hinckley-Big Rock High School Hinckley 60520 Daniel Burroughs 14.6
 Indian Creek High School Shabbona 60550 Daniel Burroughs 27.5
 Sandwich High School Sandwich 60548 Daniel Burroughs 6.7
 Somonauk High School Somonauk 60552 Daniel Burroughs 10.0
 Sycamore High School Sycamore 60552 Abner Powers 13.1
DuPage  Addison Trail High School Addison 60101 Gideon Warner 8.4
 Benet Academy Lisle 60532 John Dudley 3.5
 Downers Grove North High School Downers Grove 60515 John Dudley 9.1
 Downers Grove South High School Downers Grove 60516 John Dudley 8.0
 Fenton High School Bensenville 60106 Aaron Miner 7.3
 Glenbard East High School Lombard 60148 Gideon Warner 7.6
 Glenbard North High School Carol Stream 60188 Gideon Warner 3.7
 Glenbard South High School Glen Ellyn 60137 Gideon Warner 7.1
 Glenbard West High School Glen Ellyn 60137 Gideon Warner 4.7
 Hinsdale Central High School Hinsdale 60521 John Dudley 12.0
 Hinsdale South High School Darien 60561 John Dudley 11.2
 Immaculate Conception High School Elmhurst 60126 Gideon Warner 10.2
 Lake Park High School Roselle 60172 Aaron Miner 10.9
 Lisle High School Lisle 60532 John Dudley 4.5
 Metea Valley High School Aurora 60502 John Dudley 7.1
 Marquette Manor Baptist Academy Downers Grove 60516 John Dudley 8.9
 Montini Catholic High School Lombard 60148 Gideon Warner 9.4
 Naperville Central High School Naperville 60540 John Dudley 0.5
 Naperville North High School Naperville 60563 John Dudley 1.5
 St. Francis High School Wheaton 60187 Gideon Warner 3.6
 Timothy Christian High School Elmhurst 60126 Gideon Warner 11.7
 West Chicago Community High School West Chicago 60185 Gideon Warner 4.5
 Westmont High School Westmont 60559 John Dudley 12.0
 Wheaton Academy West Chicago 60185 Gideon Warner 3.9
 Wheaton North High School Wheaton 60187 Gideon Warner 0.9
 Wheaton Warrenville South HS Wheaton 60187 Gideon Warner 6.1
 Willowbrook High School Villa Park 60181 Gideon Warner 9.1
 York Community High School Elmhurst 60126 Gideon Warner 9.5
Grundy  Gardner South Wilmington Twp H.S. Gardner 60424 Daniel Burroughs 42.5
 Morris Community High School Morris 60540 Daniel Burroughs 24.4
Kane  Aurora Central Catholic High School Aurora 60506 Frederick Vaughan 5.0
 Aurora Christian High School Aurora 60506 Frederick Vaughan 5.8
 Aurora East High School Aurora 60505 Frederick Vaughan 1.9
 Aurora West High School Aurora 60506 Frederick Vaughan 3.0
 Bartlett High School Bartlett 60103 Gideon Warner 7.6
 Batavia High School Batavia 60510 John Gowdy 2.4
 Central High School Burlington 60109 Abner Powers 5.7
 Dundee-Crown High School Carpentersville 60110 Aaron Miner 20.3
 Elgin Academy Elgin 60120 William Bennett 12.2
 Elgin High School Elgin 60120 William Bennett 15.5
 Fox Valley Lutheran Academy Elgin 60123 William Bennett 12.1
 Geneva Community High School Geneva 60134 John Gowdy 2.9
 Hampshire High School Hampshire 60140 Abner Powers 13.6
 Illinois Math & Science Academy Aurora 60506 Frederick Vaughan 5.3
 Kaneland Senior High School Maple Park 60151 Abner Powers 8.0
 Larkin High School Elgin 60123 William Bennett 10.4
 Marmion Academy Aurora 60504 John Gowdy 4.6
 Mooseheart High School Mooseheart 60539 John Gowdy 4.1
 Rosary High School Aurora 60506 Frederick Vaughan 4.2
 St. Charles East High School St. Charles 60174 William Bennett 10.5
 St. Charles North High School St. Charles 60175 William Bennett 6.8
 St. Edward Central Catholic H. S. Elgin 60123 William Bennett 11.2
 Streamwood High School Streamwood 60107 Aaron Miner 14.2
 Waubonsie Valley High School Aurora 60504 Frederick Vaughan 5.2
Kankakee  Bishop McNamara Catholic H. S. Kankakee 60901 Charles Denny 28.0
 Grant Park High School Grant Park 60940 William Hewes 15.5
 Kankakee High School Kankakeee 60901 Charles Denny 30.4
 Kankakee Trinity Academy Kankakeee 60901 Charles Denny 29.3
Kendall  Newark Community High School Newark 60541 Henry Misner 1.9
 Oswego High School Oswego 60543 Frederick Vaughan 5.7
 Oswego East High School Oswego 60543 Frederick Vaughan 5.7
 Plano High School Plano 60545 Daniel Burroughs 3.5
 Yorkville High School Yorkville 60560 Daniel Burroughs 3.9
LaSalle  LaSalle-Peru Twp High School LaSalle 61301 Daniel Burroughs 43.5
 Marquette Academy Ottawa 61350 Daniel Burroughs 29.3
 Mendota Township High School Mendota 61342 Daniel Burroughs 35.9
 Ottawa High School Ottawa 61350 Daniel Burroughs 29.1
 Seneca High School Seneca 61360 Daniel Burroughs 26.7
 Serena High School Serena 60549 Daniel Burroughs 19.1
 Somonauk High School Somonauk 60552 Daniel Burroughs 10.0
Will  Beecher High School Beecher 60401 William Hewes 7.3
 Bolingbrook High School Bolingbrook 60440 John Dudley 7.6
 Crete-Monee High School Crete 60417 William Hewes 0.8
 Illinois-Lutheran High School Crete 60417 William Hewes 0.9
 Joliet Catholic Academy Joliet 60435 John Cook 5.0
 Joliet Central High School Joliet 60432 John Cook 1.3
 Joliet West High School Joliet 60435 John Cook 4.9
 Lincoln-Way Central High School New Lenox 60451 Charles Denny 5.0
 Lincoln-Way East High School Frankfort 60423 Charles Denny 3.9
 Lockport Township H.S. - East Campus Lockport 60441 John Cook 5.5
 Neuqua Valley High School Naperville 60564 John Dudley 6.0
 Peotone High School Peotone 60468 William Hewes 15.3
 Plainfield Central High School Plainfield 60544 John Cook 10.4
 Plainfield East High School Plainfield 60585 Frederick Vaughan 13.1
 Plainfield South High School Plainfield 60544 John Cook 12.6
 Providence Catholic High School New Lenox 60451 John Cook 3.0
 Reed-Custer High School Braidwood 60408 John Cook 23.1
 Romeoville High School Romeoville 60446 John Cook 8.9
 Wilmington High School Wilmington 60481 John Cook 18.3