Allie Elizabeth Gallop, a rising fourth-grader at South Carolina Connections Academy, has excelled in her academics during the 2013-2014 school year, as well as previous years. She has shown success with the rigorous curriculum at this virtual school with students from across the state. It is part of the South Carolina Public Charter School District.

She has also qualified for the Gifted and Talented program at SCCA. Gallop enjoys reading, having fun with friends on field trips and at New Holland Baptist Church.

She is the daughter of Susan Gallop of Wagener, and the granddaughter of Jeanenne Gallop also of Wagener.

Gallop excels in academic pursuits