Bridge City, Texas, May 9, 2017 – The Bridge City Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that the May Student of the Month for Orangefield High School is Evie Arceneaux.  Evie was presented her certificate and gift bag by Board Member/Chamber Ambassador Wanda McGraw of Sabine Federal Credit Union at the May 9th coffee hosted by Caryn’s Baker.  She received gift certificates and gifts from:  The Classy Peacock, COS Printing, Bridge City Walmart, Wellspring Credit Union, Tiger Rock Martial Arts of Bridge City, Bridge City Bank, Sabine River Ford, Sabine Federal Credit Union, MCT Credit Union, Complete Staffing, Farmers Insurance-Scot C. Shaffer Agency, and Neches Federal Credit Union.

Evie is the daughter of Joey and Dee Arceneaux.  She has a GPA of 4.2 and is ranked 20 of 115.  Evie’s awards and honors include:
• Academic All-District Volleyball- 3 years
• Academic All-District Basketball- 2 years
• Academic All-District Tennis- 3 years
• Academic All-State Volleyball- 2016
• All A Honor Roll — 4 years
• 1st Team All- District Volleyball- 2016
• 2nd Team All-KOGT Volleyball Team- 2016
• 3-year Varsity Letter in Volleyball — Team Captain 2016
• 2-year Varsity Letter in Basketball
• 3-year Varsity Letter in Tennis
• 2016 Homecoming Court
• 2016- 2017 Prom Court- Prom Queen 2017
• Winter Formal Court 2017

Evie’s clubs and organizations include:
• National Honor Society- 2 years
• Youth Leadership Southeast Texas- 2 years
• OHS Fishing Team- 3 years, Vice President 2015-2016
• FCCLA- 2 years
• Member- Church Youth Group

COMMUNITY SERVICE/ WORK EXPERIENCE
• World Changers Mission Trip- Aid in disaster relief in Alabama- 2014
• Youth Mission & Summer Camp- 2014-2015
• Vacation Bible School 2014-2015
• Volunteered at the soup kitchen with her Basketball team
• Volunteered at Girl’s Haven Basketball Camp
• Volunteered at youth summer camps for basketball and Volleyball
• Volunteered at Shangri-La Eco- Fest
• Friends of Rachel Clothing Give away
• Volunteer with Children’s Church
• Volunteered at Camp Elevate Sports Camp

Mr. Chevalier, English Teacher, said, “Evie Arceneaux is a wonder young lady whose loving spirit is accompanied by a keen intellect and a generous soul.”Ms. Willis, Athletics Department, “Evie is an exceptional young lady who has an incredible work ethic and a drive to lead and help others!”After graduation, Evie plans to attend college in the fall at Lamar University and will pursue a degree in Speech Pathology.