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McArthur HS student awarded “Best of Texas”

McArthur HS student awarded “Best of Texas”

Statewide award recognizes North East ISD student for his work in career and technical education but also academics and extracurricular activities.

Senior Hunter Bakel was recognized for his exceptional work in the MacArthur High School Electrical Systems Technology (EST) program. In an awards ceremony last month, Bakel was named Outstanding Trade & Industries Student Winner in the Texas Career and Technology Council’s “Best of Texas” Awards Ceremony on Monday, April 30 in Austin.

The award recognizes students for their commitment to the career and technical education program. According to NE ISD officials, Bakel’s  experience and achievements and GPA were evaluated for the award. He was only one of three students to receive the Best of Texas award. Congratulations!


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