PLAINFIELD, NJ - Jany Rivera-Garces, a senior student at Barack Obama Academy for Academic and Civic Development (BOAACD), has been named the Plainfield Student of the Month for September.

Rivera-Garces currently studies Digital Media and Design. Her career goal is to go to art school.

Superintendent of Public Schools Anna Belin-Pyles and Deitria Smith-Snead, site administrator at BOAACD, made the announcement this week.