Senior Knox Sirmans has been named Noon Optimist Student of the Month for January.
A day student who has been enrolled at Darlington since 2007, Sirmans has taken 16 Honors and AP courses during his high school career and was named an AP Scholar. He is also a member of National Honor Society, Tri-M Music Honor Society, Honor Council, "Y" Cabinet, the varsity swim team, the varsity golf team and Coosa Junior Golf Academy.
Outside of school, Sirmans has worked as a golf instructor for young children at Coosa Country Club and has enjoyed volunteering at A Night to Shine special-needs prom, Tri for the Kids, and with other community organizations.
The son of Gwen and Matt Sirmans ('88, LD '13) of Rome, Knox will be honored at an Optimist Club luncheon on Jan. 25.