On December 12, 2017 Reedley Middle College FFA hosted the 5th Annual Reedley Middle College Freshman Award Banquet. The evening started with a Bake-Off, each student made delectable homemade baked goods, each dessert was judged and three students won cash prizes: Kaydence Smith, 1st place, winning $100, Brandon Valenzuela 2nd place receiving $50, and Michael Hernandez placed 3rd , collecting $25.
The Greenhand FFA Degree certificates were given to the freshmen students enrolled in an agriculture education program and has satisfactory plans for a Supervised Agricultural Experience. The Greenhand degree is equivalent to a 9th grade ASB Team. Sixty-one students received their Greenhand FFA Degree. The freshmen class elected Greenhand FFA Degree officers, the new officers are: Amanda Price – President, Gabriel Godinez – Vice President, Madelyn Ansel – Secretary, Jordan Mosqueda – Sentinel, Nuvia Valencia – reporter, and Lizbeth Lemus – Treasurer.