Watchung Hills Regional High School senior Alyssa Puccio is not only a successful student who is active in her community, she is also a gifted songwriter and performer who is using her talents to inspire her peers. Alyssa was the winner of the NJEA Power 99 Do You Have the Power to Graduate contest.
Alyssa wrote and performed a song about high school graduation which garnered her a $1,000 scholarship and a chance to co-host a broadcast with Power 99 FM radio personality Cappuchino. Alyssa has also written an anti-bullying rap and was recently honored by the Girl Scouts with a medal for her work with the Warren Elks club to prepare the entrance way to the Elks Club, complete with new plantings and freshly painted signs.
Watch Alyssa perform her song: