KENILWORTH, NJ – David Brearley High School seniors Jesse Goncalves and Madison Rosa were recipients of the Wendy's High School Heisman Award.

The award has honored more than 600,000 of the nation's most esteemed high school seniors. According to Wendy's, the corporation's values support "education, recognize achievement and celebrate standout high school scholar-athletes around the country who excel in athletics, academics and community leadership."

Goncalves and Rosa are known by their teachers and friends for their commitment to excellence; in the classroom, on the playing field and within the community.

The district recognized their accomplishment: “We are excited and honored that a program like Wendy’s High School Heisman is also recognizing their hard work. We are proud to celebrate your outstanding achievements and applaud you for your exceptional character, drive and commitment to positively impact those around you. Congratulations.”