Recent Bartlett High School graduate Alexa Abaroa pictured with a cake she baked that features the Bartlett emblem. Abaroa, who won an $18,000 scholarship to attend Kendall College in the fall, was honored at a Bartlett village board meeting this month.
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A cake Alexa Abaroa prepared for the VIP room at the Illinois Restaurant Association Educational Foundation's annual Illinois ProStart Student Invitational.
Photo courtesy of Eric Futran
A princess cake made by Alexa Abaroa that won her "most outstanding gold" in the fondant cakes category of the Family Career and Community Leaders of America state competition.
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Recent Bartlett High School graduate Alexa Abaroa was recognized by Bartlett leaders this week for her exceptional talent as a baker and cake decorator. Abaroa baked a cake featuring the Bartlett emblem to share after she was honored by the village board. In April, Abaroa won an $18,000 scholarship to attend Kendall College in the fall.