Schools recognize mom with Mother Seton Award _lowres

Monique Sapia

Monique Sapia is the recipient of the St. John Primary and St. Theresa Middle 2015 Mother Seton Award, which honors a parent who has given untiringly to the schools and to the community of Gonzales, a news release said.

Sapia is married to Jeff Sapia and is the mother of two sons: Jeremy just finished his sophomore year at Catholic High School and is a St. Theresa alum, and Jared just graduated from the eighth grade at St. Theresa Middle.

Sapia has served as an officer of the school’s Home and School group for six years, where she holds the position of treasurer and assists with fundraisers.

The award is named in honor of St. Elizabeth Ann Seton.