Submitted by The Aberdeen Rotary Club
The Aberdeen Rotary Club has announced Dru-Garrett Shaffer as the May Student of the Month. Dru’s field of interest is culinary arts and has assisted with catering events. He plans to continue his training next year with an internship under a chef and then attend a culinary institute. He has participated twice in the Cupcake Wars, placing first and second.
Dru enjoys cross country for which he has received a scholar athlete award. He is a member of American Sign Language Club and ClubMud, an art club whose members work on art pieces.
Dru is the son of Mark and Casandra Shaffer.
Each year the Rotary Club of Aberdeen honors Aberdeen High School Seniors through the Student of the Month recognition and scholarship program. One senior is recognized each month October through May. Two of these eight students are then selected in June for either the $1000 “Blue” or $2000 “Gold” scholarship to the school of their choice.