Ovando, an eighth-grade student, is the son of Fredy Ovando.
BEACON employees praised Ovando for his dedication and his attitude.
“He has been attending BEACON consistently and his grades show it,” they said. “He sets goals regularly and works hard to achieve them. We’re proud of the great work that Carlos does and the good attitude that he always brings.”
Ovando earned a trip to Adventure Park Moab as part of the award.