Tara Michael Burke has been named to Who's Who Registry of Academic Excellence for 2007-2008.
This publication names an elite group of students in the nation based on their exceptional academic success and overall achievements for their age group. Burke was previously named a Great Lakes Scholar in 2007, which honors the best and brightest middle school students; recognizing young people in their pursuits of knowledge and a better world.
Burke is a fifth-grade student at Western Reserve Elementary where she participates in band, Northern Ohio Youth Orchestra, 4-H and equestrian competitions. She was nominated by her teachers for this recognition.