Chagrin Falls High School senior Leo Fornara has been selected as the November Chagrin Valley Rotary Student of the Month. Rooney was chosen based on his leadership and service qualities he has displayed in the community.
Fornara is one the High Honor Roll all seven semesters. He also was a Tiger of the Semester in ninth grade. He enjoys being a member of the Interact Club, Ultimate Frisbee Club, a Link Crew Leader, and plays baseball.
Outside of school he works more than 20 hours a week at Heinen’s and also is active at St. Rita Parish as an altar server and volunteering at the Thea Bowman Hunger Center.
Throughout his time in the classroom, Fornara took several accelerated classes including Honors English 9, Honors Geometry, AP Seminar, AP US History, Honors Algebra 2, Honors Spanish 3, Honors Chemistry, AP Physics I, AP Research, AP English Language, AP Government, Honors Pre-Calculus, Honors Spanish 4, AP Calculus AB, AP Statistics, AP Biology, AP English Literature, and AP Spanish.
After graduating, Fornara plans to study biochemistry and play baseball at the University of Mount Union.