Christopher Czapla, principal of the Tamaqua Area Middle School, has released the names of students attaining honor roll status for the final marking period of the 2009-2010 school year. To be eligible for Highest Honors, students must maintain a cumulative average of 95 or higher, with no grade lower than a 93. For High Honors, students must earn grades of 90 or higher, with no grade lower than 86. An average of 86 or above, with no grade lower than 78 is required for honors status.

Students earning Highest Honors status include: EIGHTH grade - Miranda Amey, Robert Arner, Avery Banavage, Makayla Boyle, Joann Butkus, Keisha Day, Carly Fenstermacher, Jordan Frank, Kristina Gilbert, Nichelle Pucklavage, Tyler Ruch, Jared Sharpe and Emily Ward; SEVENTH grade - Brandon Cunningham, Shayna Dietrich, Madelyn Dolinsky, Claire Frank, Jillian Franko, Amanda Fritz, Jacob Gursky, Jacob Humes, Rachel Keich, Brett Kosciolek, Nathan MacDonald, Brooke Marton, Jamie Mateyak, Kyle Otto, Boaz Rottet, Vanessa Solt, Hayley Sturgis, Noah Troxell, Kayla Wickersham and Brianna Wittig; SIXTH grade - Kyle Arner, Chelsea Frantz, Sophia Gursky, Aimee Hull, Henry Krell, Jacob Marcolla, Patrick McMullen, Genesis Mena, Matthew Minchoff, Kyle Patrick, Nicole Prantow, Juliette Reinhardt, Jonathan Scannell, Teague Schmidt, Arienne Serniak and Austin Zwolenik.

High Honors were earned by: EIGHTH grade - Jessica Brown, Derek Cinicola, Adam Frantz, Stefanie Gensure, Christopher Hartung, Bryan Heyer, Michael Kelly, Jomari Kieffer, Talli Matukonis, Jack Nemeth, Samantha Postupack, Jaclin Valasek, Sarah Zoba and Zachary Zucatti; SEVENTH - Danielle DeCindio, Joshua Delp, William DePue, Timothy Gergar, Kaitlin Gomez, Bailey Hartung, Chastity Hibbler, Beth Kistler, David Kunkel, Anthony Lewis, Lacie McManus, Joseph Mellot, Harold Moll, Tyler Resch, Carly Sassaman, Tiffany Shilko, Trevor Skripko, Tyler Skripko, Daisy Valentine, Zachary Wargula, Cheyann Wassel, Kyle Weaver and Hannah Zoba; SIXTH grade - Owen Bates, Joseph Berezwick, Abigail Billig, Cailee Bittner, Russell Blaker, Brianna Bonetsky, Sierra Borden, Andrew Castagna, Jeremiah Cotton, Francesa Difiore, Kaitlyn Dmytrow, Caroline Fegley, Elijah Fielder, Kaitlyn Frantz, Amy Gardiner, Tanner Hamm, Connor Hileman, Ty Hinkle, Sarah Howell, Sarah Jones, Lynn Kistler, Julieann Koscak, Tayler Lucas, Abigail Machay, Jacob Martinez, Caryn Matz, Kayla Miller, Bethany Moore, Collin Moyer, Allison Pederson, Savannah Tuttle, Danielle Williams, Kassandra Wuttke and Kelsey Zamudio.

Students on the Honor Roll include: EIGHTH grade - Laura Anderson, Peter Baddick, Kassandra Berezwick, Nicholas Coccio, Rylee Devlin, Mikayla Dillman, Jordynn Fatzinger, Gabrielle Freed, Kasey Geren, Destiny Gurner, Alyssa Haraschak, Derek Robert Hill, Ethan Hull, Anthony Kabana, Colin Mashack, Rebecca Minehan, Austin Miorelli, Mario Morales, Anthony Prantow, Dora Proudlock, Anthony Rago, Matthew Roberts, Dustin Silkowski, Nasya Sullivan, Jessica Thomas, Dylan Turner and Jacob Wenzel; SEVENTH grade - Joshua Ambrose Manness, Robert Argust, Monica Beshay, Brooke DeHart, Paige Demetriades, Holly George, Jazmine Goho, Maria Grocholski, Amber Gulick, Tyler Hauck, Brianna Heck, Logan Emma Hill, Tyler Hill, Derek Keich, Devin Murphy, Rachael Paisley, Leah Pashley, Anthony Riboldi, Sarah Richmond, Ernest Shilko, Ethan Sterner, Jason VanDeMark and Samantha White; SIXTH grade - Earl Akins, Matthew Belzner, Kaelyn Boran, Morgan Boyle, Briana Breisch, Stephen Carroll, Hayley Covine, Patricia Dankulich, Madison Davis, Thorn Devlin, Kyle Dinsmore, Ian Duffy-Guy, Amanda Frye, Myranda Fulton, Dakota George, Dillon George, Luke Gommer, Hoyt Gyuricsek, Stephanie Heffelfinger, Jayda Hollan, Travis Huegel, Melanie Kostecky, Mickensy Kranch, Morgan Kunkel, Victoria LaBar, Matthew Letterhouse, Amber Linkhorst, Victoria Markowitz, Zachery Merenda, Cullen Murphy, Emma Osenbach, Bailey Pederson, Crystal Putalavage, Bryan Ramirez, Carly Robertshaw, Kayla Rusden, Samantha Shamonsky, Julia Shellhamer, Calvin Shirey-Helsey, Sara Sillers, Christopher Smith, Josiah Sullivan, Andrew Tite, Kole Trubilla, Benjamin Turrano, Tanner Valentine, Morgan Veglia, Julianna Wagner and Merranda Zehner.