Extra Credit

Sophomore Erika Martin, of Pace, Fla., formerly of East Gull Lake, granddaughter of Leonard and Mavis Brown, Baxter, and Sally Martin, La Crosse, Wis., was recently accepted into the six-person academic team for FLVS – a charter school in Florida.

She and her team competed against all other Florida high schools in the 32nd annual Commissioners Academic Challenge last week at the Grand Floridian Resort at Disneyworld.

Martin’s field of experience is world and American history, art history, English, literature, music, theater and French.

She recently received the certificate of selection for the National Academy of Future Scientists and Technologists award of Excellence for the outstanding academic achievement, leadership potential and determination to serve humanity in the field of science and technology.