ALEDO, Texas — May 11, 2010 — Aledo High School senior Mudrekh Goderya has been selected by the Texas Association of Secondary School Principals as a member of the TASSP All-State Academic Excellence Team. This prestigious award recognizes Texas high-school seniors for their outstanding academic achievements and the rewards of superior scholarship.
As a member of this team, Goderya will be awarded a $500 scholarship and formally recognized at the TASSP Summer Workshop in Austin on June 10, 2010. He plans to attend the University of Texas at Dallas and major in Physics.
Many outstanding senior students were nominated by their high school principals based on their SAT or ACT scores, academic grade-point average, pursuit of advanced diploma, and other evidence of exceptional academic ability. Each student nominated wrote a 300-500 work essay to accompany their application. From this group of more than 150 outstanding young scholars, 20 were chosen for the TASSP All-State Academic Excellence Team.