From WIS-TV: SC Military daughter places 3rd worldwide for outstanding grades

It’s a big honor for a 6th grader in Sumter, who stands out for her academic performance.

Rising 6th grader Bree Dippold of Hillcrest Middle School in Dalzell placed 3rd out of 1000 students worldwide, as part of the military’s Exchange Stores “You Made the Grade” program. At a ceremony at Shaw Air Force Base today, Bree was recognized for her excellent performance.

For her academic efforts, she won 500 dollars. The prize is meant as a way to recognize students who rise above circumstances to achieve in the classroom.

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