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Sartan Madison Fellow

For a second time, America’s most prestigious honor in constitutional history and government for secondary teachers was awarded to a St. Pius X High School faculty member! Elisa Machtinger ’99, Social Studies Department Chair, was recently notified of her selection by the James Madison Memorial Fellowship Foundation. As a James Madison Graduate Fellow, she will travel to Washington D.C. to study at Georgetown University and receive $24,000 towards her second master’s degree. The foundation offers one fellowship per state, per year. She was nominated by #SartanAlumni and Madison Fellow, Sheilah Jennings ’04. More on Sheilah at To learn more about Sartan Academics, visit