Paonia students honored
At the close of the school year, Paonia Elementary School honored its students, including special honors for math and reading. Above is the 50+ Club, mastering over 50 teacher-selected Accelerated Math objectives over and above the normal Saxon Math curriculum. Additionally, four of the six sixth graders mastered seventh grade objectives and all of the fifth graders mastered sixth grade objectives. Pictured from left to right (with their objective count in parentheses) are: Celine Audin (51), Carly Horn (54), Katya Schwieterman (55), David Lozano (57), Nicole Jefferis (58), Jade Ellenberger (59), Caleb Scroggs (61), Alexis Beller (66), Jalyn Walker (75), Seth Brinton (100), Harley Ewert (103), and Logan Green (all 157 6th grade objectives). Below are students recognized as Honors Readers who read 100 Accelerated Reader points or above grade level classics, and read more than a million words. These students are (from left to right with an example book they read in parentheses): Ayla Bristow (Anne of Green Gables), Jade Ellenberger (A Tale of Two Cities), Seth Brinton (Gulliver’s Travels), Larrea Horner (King Solomon’s Mines), Harley Ewert (The Three Musketeers), Leo Chapman (The Adventures of Robin Hood), Poppy Lightfoot (Heidi), Sabrina Leighton (The Call of the Wild), Sackett Chesnik (20,000 Leagues Under the Sea), Ikechi Elendu (Tarzan of the Apes), and Jaquelin Mora (Little Women).