AMBOY — Amboy Senior Courtney Ortgiesen has been named the AHS September Student of the Month. She is the daughter of Kathy Ortgiesen and James Ortgiesen Jr.
Memberships and Involvement: “I am currently the Vice President of the Amboy High School National Honor Society. Throughout my four years of high school, I have been a part of Student Council and Leo’s Club. I have also participated in band for four years and have played volleyball and basketball for three years. Additionally, I am the Vice President of the Class of 2023.”
Awards and Honors: “This past year, I received NUIC Academic All Conference and was an honorable mention for NUIC All Conference for basketball. I have had highest honors throughout high school.”
Best Memories of AHS: “During my time at Amboy High School, I have had some very memorable moments. Whether that is having an early morning practice before school for volleyball or the late nights setting up homecoming after watching the football game and the dances to follow the next day, all of these moments combined for a pretty memorable high school experience.”
Future Plans: “Currently, my future plans are very unclear. I do plan to go to college but I am still figuring out which college is the right fit for me and what career I want to have.”