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Student of the Month

October 2017 Student of the Month
Sarah Hart Poarch

Brunswick Academy is pleased to announce that Sarah Hart Poarch has been chosen the October 2017 Student of the Month.  Sarah, a senior, is the daughter of Mary Beth and Brian Poarch of Emporia.  She has one sister, Jane, also a student at Brunswick Academy. 

Sarah is very active with student life at Brunswick Academy.  She has played basketball since the 6th Grade.  She was JV Captain for two years and has been on the Varsity basketball team for 5 years.  She has been captain two years and has earned both 1st and 2nd team all conference awards as well as MVP and Coaches Award at Brunswick Academy. 

Sarah has also been a member of Brunswick Academy’s Volleyball teams since 6th grade.  She was captain of the JV team as well as Captain of the Varsity team for two years.  She was named to the VCC 1st All Conference team as well as MVP at BA.

She is a member of the Brunswick Academy Latin Club (Philanthropic chair), National Honor Society (Sergeant At Arms) and has been a member of the Student Council organization since 9th grade, where she has served as Vice-President and is the current Treasurer.  In addition, Sarah has been on the Honor Council and is the current Editor In Chief of the Yearbook.  

In her spare time, Sarah enjoys animals and spending time with her friends and family.  She has applied to Christopher Newport University, James Madison University, Mary Baldwin University and Virginia Tech.  She plans to major in Psychology and hopes to become a therapist.  Congratulations Sarah on being chosen Brunswick Academy Student of the Month.

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