SCOTCH PLAINS/FANWOOD, NJ -- Scotch Plains-Fanwood High School has announced its January 2020 Students of the Month: Jada Montgomery and Derick Vega.

Jada Montgomery, Grade 9 -- Jada is an amazing young woman! She often comes after school to talk about how something from class inspired her and often shares her thoughts and insights about the day's lesson. She is reliable and trustworthy and often lends her notes to students who were absent. She is friendly and kind and put together a successful freshman semi-formal. Congratulations, Jada!

Derick Vega, Grade 12 -- Derick is a kind, warm, and conscientious young man who does his very best in and out of school. He asks meaningful questions in class and offers advice, feedback, and constructive criticism during class discussions.  He is friendly, polite, and a joy to have in our building. Congratulations, Derick! is Scotch Plains-Fanwood’s only free daily local news source. Sign up for our free daily eNewsletter and “Like” us on Facebook and Twitter @SPF_TAP. Download the free TAPinto App for iPhone or Android.