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WTHS Juniors Selected to Attend Rotary Youth Leadership Conference at Richard Stockton University



Thirteen Washington Township High School juniors have been selected to attend the Rotary Youth Leadership Conference (RYLA) being hosted June 25-28, 2023, at Richard Stockton University.  The students are being sponsored by the Rotary Club of Washington Township and will join other high school juniors from South Jersey high schools in receiving leadership training that they can bring back to their respective schools in the fall.


The following 13 individuals, who were nominated by teachers, coaches and/or club advisors for their leadership potential and then selected by Rotary members following an interview process, will represent Washington Township High School:


Justin Kraus

Gavin Haruch

Frankie Tucci

Lily Engelien

McKenna Quinn

Gianna Melhorn

Erin Yankanich

Lainey Palmer

Abby Haines

Daniel Forcinito

Shanely Colon

Cole Van de Zilver

Alexandria Hetzel




Pictured (left to right): Rotary representative Randee Davidson, Frankie Tucci, Daniel Forcinito, Cole Van de Zilver, Gavin Haruch, Justin Kraus, Shanely Colon, McKenna Quinn, Lily Engelien, Alexandria Hetzel, Rotary representative Randy Carbone, Erin Yankanich, Rotary representative Tiffany Orihel, WTHS Principal Ray Anderson. (Missing from photo- Abigail Haines, Gianna Melhorn, Lainey Palmer).