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McCrea named Avon Grove Lions Senior Student of the Month

Everett McCrea was selected as the Avon Grove Lions Senior Student of the Month.  

Everett is a high school senior at Avon Grove Charter School. Over his high school career, he has down-linked images from weather satellites, volunteered at Project CURE to help ship medical supplies to impoverished and war-torn nations, and worked at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory. He is part of my school's chapter of the National Honor Society, as well as the Tri-M Honor Music Society.  At his internships at the Johns Hopkins Applied Physics Laboratory, he worked in the Resilient Military Systems group and the Space Department, working on the Frontier spacecraft radio, which will be used for upcoming missions such as Dragonfly, a robotic helicopter that will explore Saturn's moon Titan.  He has received awards such as the John C. Sargent Jr. Communication award and from West Pharmaceuticals, among others.  Regarding his future, he has received acceptances from eight colleges. His major is electrical engineering.