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September Scholar Artist, Julia Gordon

Commack High School’s Julia Gordon, the Suffolk County

Commack High School’s Julia Gordon, the Suffolk County Scholar Artist for September

Commack High School’s Julia Gordon proudly serves as Captain of the award-winning Commack Varsity Cougarettes. In addition, she has been enrolled in the school’s two-year International Baccalaureate Dance program. Julia credits her mother, a dance educator, for immersing her in the art of dance. She hopes to lead her team to victory at National Dance Alliance's Competition in Orlando, Florida in March.

Julia is a member of the National Honor Society and Treasurer of the Italian Honor Society; she has volunteered as a dance teacher at the Cougarette for a Day event for the benefit of children in her community, and at a soup kitchen every Thanksgiving; she has participated in the dance benefit Dancers Responding to Aids as well as other community-service events including Relay for Life and the Long Island Breast Cancer Walk at Jones Beach. 

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