32nd Annual Outstanding Vocational Technical Student Award
Samuel DuBois, son of Richard and Elise DuBois of North Dighton, has been recognized as the Outstanding Vocational Technical Student at the 32nd Annual Award banquet in Worcester, MA. Sam, a senior at Dighton-Rehoboth Regional High School, has completed his 4th year in the Drafting Design and Engineering Program at D-R. Sam’s academics are exceptionally strong; he ranks 9th in his class of 208 with a GPA of 102 (top 5% of his class). He is a member, and president, of the National Honor Society and is currently enrolled in 5 AP courses. He has maintained a 2-year school-service internship with the I.T. department, where he spearheaded a school-wide App to enable better communication between teachers and students.
Sam’s extra-curricular activities include being a tri-sport captain (XC, Winter Track and Spring Track), participating in Student Government, Best Buddies, Peer Leaders, Portuguese Club, Freshman Transition. He has earned the rank of Eagle Scout, is a self-taught guitar player and still holds a part-time job at Dunkin Donuts. Sam has decided to attend UMass Amherst, and plans to study Computer Science and Electrical Engineering.