BR girl becomes finalist in Pre-Teen La. program _lowres

Skylan Angelle Ledoux

Skylan Angelle Ledoux was a finalist in the Pre-Teen Louisiana Scholarship and Recognition Program held July 3-5 at the Crowne Plaza Hotel in Baton Rouge. More than $5,000 in education bonds, prizes and awards were given.

She is the daughter of Noelle Stelly and Keith Ledoux, of Baton Rouge.

Pre-Teen Louisiana is an invitation-only scholarship and recognition event for girls ages 7 to 12 based on school academic records, awards and honors and participation in outside activities.

Finalists were evaluated on academic achievement, volunteer service, school honors and activities, development of personal skills and abilities, general knowledge, communication and on-stage acknowledgement of accomplishments.