In a ceremony at Faneuil Hall, two Gardner Pilot Academy fifth graders earned School Awards from Mayor Thomas M. Menino, the Boston School Committee and Superintendent Carol Johnson.

Mario Pineda won the Academic Award, and Amr Elamin won the School Spirit Award. Pictured here with the honorees are teachers Kara B. Guillory and Kristin W. Shadford, Principal Erica Herman and Assistant Principal Joseph Sara.

Congratulations, Mario and Amr!