Duquesne Elementary Student-Hero Receives National Honor
In recognition of his bravery, in May Arnez was awarded the AAA School Safety Patrol Lifesaving Medal. He was one of only four students in the nation to receive the award this year, and was honored in front of his classmates during an assembly. In the last 99 years, the award has been given to only 463 individuals. Earlier this year, Arnez received the Duquesne City School District’s Heroism Award.