Isis Grant, a fifth-grader at Robert J. Burch Elementary School, competed this summer in the Junior Olympics in Norfolk, Va.
She placed first in the 800-meter run, fifth in the 400-meter dash and was part of the fifth-place 4×400-meter relay.
School officials recognized her for these accomplishments.
“Isis understands the values of hard work and perseverance. Isis’ attitude of a champion is a great example and positive role model to other Burch Bears at her school,” according to a school spokesperson. “Burch Elementary is proud of their Junior Olympian and medalist.”