We are super excited to announce that the Louisiana Department of Education announced the 24 finalist, 8 in each grade band, for State Student of the Year on Friday.

In those list of names Vermilion Parish has two of these as Sydney Mouton, a fifth grader at Rene Rost Middle School and Braydin Clostio, a senior at North Vermilion High School have been recognized in this list. 

Congrats to both and best of luck in the final round of competition. We will have more info on these recognitions and students in the coming weeks.