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Nearly two dozen McKinley High School and Oracle Charter School students were honored for their academic success recently at the SUNY Buffalo State Challenge Awards Luncheon hosted by the college’s Office of Undergraduate Admissions.

Seven McKinley High School juniors were among the students honored: Taja Drewry, Tiliyah Tillman, The Myat Noe, Odalys Ortiz, Jenivette Garcia, Alisha Goldsmith and Zjhlyn Andrews.

Five sophomores from McKinley were among the honorees: Brandon McMillan, Noelle Clark, Brandon McCauley, Tymon Turner and Kayla Cheney. Six McKinley freshmen were honored: Christopher Tyes, Keyon Johnson, Antonio Hernandez, Kregg Leech, Dominic Taggart and Donovan Taggart.

There also were four juniors from Oracle Charter School who were honored: Ginelys Melendez, Ginette Melendez, Devante Oxendin and Destiny Simmons.