Fort Buchanan | October 3, 2016
An outstanding Antilles High School student, Pedro Javier Santiago, was selected to participate in the 77th session of Missouri Boys State beginning June 16, 2016. "The American Legion Boys State of Missouri is an eight-day hands on experience in the operation and fundamentals of government. Missouri Boys State draws together the best and brightest high school juniors to help lead them down the path of individual success and leadership through "doing," not just learning." Pedro's selection was based on his leadership, citizenship, academics, and character during his junior year in high school. Now, in his senior year and as an officer in the Student Government, Pedro's is on his way to sharping skills for a career in government leadership.