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Elk Lake High School is pleased to announce the following students who were selected as January, 2003 "Students of the Month."
Students of the Month are selected by nominations of any student in grades 1012, by a teacher for outstanding achievement. The student must show individual effort, community and school-wide effort, as well as effort in the classroom.
Pictured (l-r) are: front row Jen McMicken, Holly Valvano, Regina Alfieri; back row Justin Bach, Colin Boecker, Megan Bullock, Mr. Kenneth Cuomo, High School Principal. Absent from photo were: Nicole Smith, Beverly Miszler, Sara Oliver.
Other important criteria includes: a showing of personal growth, skill development, dedication, leadership, academic growth and improvement, school service and community service.
Chris Montross, Elk Lake High School Guidance counselor, is shown presenting books to Sandy Zapolski, Library Assistant and Kris Morahan, Elk Lake High School Librarian. Money collected from students, staff, faculty and administration was used to purchase books in honor of Mr. Jeff Hoal and Mr. Al Urban. Both educators at Elk Lake, Mr. Urban and Mr. Hoal were called to active duty and are serving in Bosnia.
Mrs. Alice M. Davis, Vocational Director of the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center, is proud to announce the following SCCTC Students of the Month (pictured l-r) for January, 2003: front row Mrs. Alice M. Davis, Amber Neild, Amber Sickler, Nicole Seymour; back row Eric Wright, Krystal Stephens, Heidi Newberry, Chris Ryan. Absent from photo were William Tompkins and Stephanie Herman.
On Monday, February 24, Blue Ridge Elementary School held a Career Awareness Day. The purpose of this event was to expose students in grades K-5 to the world of work and to make them more aware of the career options available to them.
Twenty adults presented their careers to the students.
Students enjoyed the presenters and all they learned from them. Blue Ridge Elementary would like to thank all parents and community members who volunteered their time and energy to help their students.
Following are the Blue Ridge Elementary Citizens of the Month for February, 2003.
Kindergarten: Mrs. Glezen Dylan Springer, Mrs. Johnson Addison Parsons, Mrs. Rhone Marc Stanton, Mrs. Small Corey Rogers, Mrs. Whitehead Austin Darrow.
GRADE 1: Mrs. Button Morgan Gillespie, Miss Felici Brenton Warner, Mrs. Revie Mark Oakley, Mrs. Roe Morgan Lesjack.
GRADE 2: Mrs. Bistocchi Robert Kinsey, Mrs. Hepler Ashby Guzy, Mrs. Theophila Shanyn Mattocks, Mrs. Yurgosky Justin Solecki.
GRADE 3: Mrs. Berger Kayla Muzzy, Mrs. Harter Stephen Starks, Mrs. Kelly Sean Stanley, Miss Pease Amanda Reese.
GRADE 4: Mrs. Bartkus Jessica Derrick, Miss Daniels Sydney Decker, Mr. Goff Allison Hall, Mr. Jones Daniel Kempa, Mrs. Mackachinas Elijah Kelley.
GRADE 5: Mrs. Buffington Tyler White, Mrs. Chamberlain Benjamin House, Mr. Mazikewich Matt Empett, Mrs. Wolfe Shani Fancher, Mrs. Zelkowitz Alex Burkett.
Mrs. Bleck Megan Conroy.
Mrs. Heal Eden Lacey.
Mrs. Suchy Gerard Martin.
The Guidance Department of the Montrose Junior/Senior High School will offer "Eighth Grade Curriculum Night" for parents of eighth grade students on Tuesday, March 25 at 7 p.m. in the auditorium. Parents are strongly encouraged to attend to gather information in regard to the course selection process and programs of study for the next four years. A presentation explaining course requirements, graduation requirements, and other aspects relative to the course selection process will be offered by guidance staff.
Eighth graders will be asked to consider their educational goals in a classroom guidance class this spring. The team of parent, child, and guidance counselor will then need to make decisions on course selections that will help meet those educational goals.
A question and answer period will follow the presentation. Refreshments will be served.
Grantham, PA Montrose resident Eric N. Allen has been named to the Deans List for the 2002 fall semester at Messiah College. Eric, a freshman psychology and philosophy major, is the son of Mr. Walter Allen, of Brooklyn and Ms. Frances Allen, Montrose. Deans List is earned by receiving a 3.6 GPA or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Eric is a 2002 graduate of Elk Lake High School.
Four Susquehanna County students have been named to the Deans List at Indiana University of Pennsylvania for the first semester of the 2002-03 academic year.
They are: Courtney E. Searle, Clifford; Jeremiah S. Rosenkrans, Montrose; Trevor W. Calabro, New Milford; Lee M. Griffin, South Gibson.
The University of Minnesota Duluth (UMD) has announced that Laura Macialek, Springville, has qualified for its Deans List for the fall semester, 2002. Students on the Deans List have achieved a grade point average of 3.5 or higher. Laura is a junior Economics major at UMD.
Mansfield, PA A total of 200 degrees were awarded during Mansfield Universitys 138th commencement ceremonies in December, 2002.
Following are the names of local students achieving the honor.
Elizabeth Bisel, Dimock, with a BSE in History (Social Studies).
Mary Gesford, Springville, with a BSE in Elementary Education.
Bridgett Gleason, Little Meadows, with a BSE in Elementary Education.
Kristen Morahan, Meshoppen, with a MD in Library Science and Information Technology.
Amy Proof, Montrose, with a BSE in Elementary Education.
Mr. Mark D. Snitzer, a senior history major and graduate of Blue Ridge High School, son of Mr. and Mrs. Andrew M. Snitzer, Susquehanna, a local Albright College student, has been named to the 2003 edition of Whos Who Among Students in American Universities and Colleges.
Campus nominating committees and editors of the annual directory have included the names of these students based on their academic achievements, service to the community, leadership in extracurricular activities and potential for continued success.
Selinsgrove, PA More than 730 students have been named to the Deans List for the 2002 fall semester at Susquehanna University. To qualify for the Deans List, students must achieve a minimum 3.4 grade point average out of a possible 4.0 for the semester, while completing a minimum of 12 semester hours. Local students that are Deans List scholars include: from Montrose Katie Hawley, a sophomore accounting major, daughter of James and Penny Hawley, and Teresa Ely, a senior with majors in psychology and Spanish, daughter of Glen and Karen Ely; from Susquehanna Stacy Lyons, a freshman mathematics major, daughter of Mark and Denise Lyons.
Susquehanna Community High School Theater Department will present an old fashioned musical melodrama "Way Out West in a Dress", at the high school auditorium on April 3, 4 and 5 at 7:30 each evening. Starring in the role of Hero (Clarence Rawlings) is Jonathan Stewart and Heroine (Melody Plunkett) is Heather Warneke. The Villain (Colt Revolver Jr.) will be played by Luke Barnes and the Villaines Jessica James is portrayed by Jan DeWitt. Along with a large supporting cast, this promises to be an evening of fun, family entertainment complete with some good old-fashioned country flavored music.
Tickets are $5.00 for adults, $4.00 for students and senior citizens and may be purchased at the door or reservations may be made by calling 853-4921 ext. 2344 or 853-4692. All seats reserved.
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