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The 2020 R A Horn Outstanding Achievement Award Recipient Charles Lanzer Jr 8/25/2020

Charlie works hard and consistently makes the Principal’s List at school for his 4.0 GPA and can often be found offering his help to others. Charlie has a passion for basketball and wanted to be part of the basketball team. He dedicates his time to the team by serving as the team’s manager and made every home and away game offering his positivity and support. Charles was born at 25 weeks weighing on 1 lb. and 8 oz. which led to a Traumatic Brain Injury and Cerebral Palsy. He has had three eye surgeries and a surgery to stretch his hamstrings. None of this slows him down. He walks in the school doors and says hello to everyone who passes by him. Charlie is kind day in and day out coming to school with a smile on his face each and every day.

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