Mr. Marc Weisgold, Elementary Principal at the Elk Lake Elementary School, is pleased to announce the October, 2021 Student of the Month Award winners. Students in grades kindergarten through sixth are selected by their homeroom teachers.
Pictured (l-r) are: first row - Kindergarteners Kason Kiefer, Bo Simmers, Peyton Smarkusky, Paislee Traver, 1st Graders Michael Hewitt, Aaron Martin; second row - 1st Graders Zoe Tyler, Elisabeth Wood, 2nd Graders Allison Aukema, Zoie Donahue, Jason Simmers, Maralise Smith; third row - 2nd Grader Bentley Root, 3rd Graders Ella Fariole, Kolton Forkal, Emma Snyder, Chase Vallone, 4th Grader Isabella Burry; fourth row - 4th Graders Jayden Greenwood, Emma Rezykowski, Alex Robinson, 5th Graders Stephen Newhart, Nami Patton, Jayden Sample; fifth row - 5th Grader Mackenzie Weber, 6th Graders Eli Robinson, Hayley Thomas, Serenity Tracy, Matthew Tyler.
Elk Lake is proud of their students and congratulates them for their accomplishments.
Mr. Peter Supko, Principal of the Susquehanna Community Elementary School, announces the October, 2021 Student of the Month for Grades Kindergarten through 6th. October's topic was: Self-Awareness. Pictured above (l-r) are: first row - Alexis Balliet, Jasmine Bills, Ava Butts, Carolyn Butts, Kenadey Butts, Blake Buzzell, Tiffany Carvin; second row - Chloe Collins, Lydia Darrow, Raelyn DeWald, Aubrey Dran, Ava Ferraro, Mileena Gordon, Cameron Gulley; third row - Colin Hershel, Hunter Hobart, Josey Kelly, Katelyn Leonard, Kadence Magliulo-Morris, Posey Mills, Maddy Newhart; fourth row - Laila O'Dell, Quin Odorizzi, Sophia Ott, Keegan Reese, Kaylee Shimer, Garrison Stec, Jaxon Wood.
Following is the Susquehanna Community High School 1st Marking Period Honor Roll for the 2021-22 school year.
12th Grade: Kayla Anderson, Destynee Blair, Danniella Costanzo, Megan Decker, Cora Hadden, Meghan Kiernan, Lyllian Lorenz, Joshua Marco, Brianna Miller, Ava Presley, Rockell Rockwell, Julia Schell, Kayla Sheldon, Tori Smith, Joseph Staria, William Steele, Samantha Swanson, Adriana Zebrowski.
11th Grade: Brianna Ashman, Brianna Bills, Lauren Brown, Kambrie Colwell, Zoey Cramer, Sarah Day, Kerstin Dooley, Juliann Downton, Lexis Iveson, Allison Jenkins, Tatum Norris, Reilly Potter, Kameron Sheffer.
10th Grade: Joseph Burke, Lia Davis, Dane Fitch, Jackson Maby, Lilliana Matis, Jaydin Orner, Olivia Orner, Paytyn Sellitto, Colton Stone, Paige Straway, Tori Straway, Nevaeh Wolf.
9th Grade: Lorissa Biesecker, Isabella Bishop, Sydney Donahue, Rilynn Groover, Jeremiah Hadden, Rebecca Haley, Alexandria Hall, Cambria King, Tabitha Marean, Matthew Matis, Amiana Mays, Taylor Osterhout, Alyssa Smith.
8th Grade: Linden Baker, Brooke Collins, Riley Davis, Skye Fitch, Molly Griga, Drew Hennessey, William Hobart, Maxx Kelly, Maso Opalka, Aiden Page, Abilene Pearson, Adrianna Rockwell, Alyis Rockwell, Leah Roe, Gwendolyn Stec, Preston Wolf.
7th Grade: Madyson Beach, Jeffery Benson, Brooklyn Cook, Casey Doyle, Piper Heller, Braelyn Houser, Lauren Huyck, Alyssia Krall, John LeGates, Bailee Norris, William Towner, Madison Watt, Thomas Wayman, Caliana Williams, Weston Yannone.
12th Grade: Devlin Ace, Ryan Ballard, Maura Carmody, Bella Cook, Joseph Curtis, Raili Hower, Erin Millard, Hunter Swank, Carson Williams.
11th Grade: Memphis Collins, Jocelyn Conklin, Teagan Fissel, Emily Hall, Madison Kenny, Alanah Proutey, Danni Williams.
10th Grade: Sahara Barker, Christopher Eger, William Lawrence, Sophie Mills, Cooper Payne, Vanessa Payne.
9th Grade: Norman Burns, Gianna Creamer, Liam Dooley, William Marcy, Linkin Payne, Madeline Schell, Olivia Steffens.
8th Grade: Sara Barnes, Henry Chilewski, John Jones, Holden Mills, Camryn Sellitto.
7th Grade: McKenzie Benson, Jordan Burke, Rhyleigh Butts, Cassandra Cottrell, Thomas Fremberg, Zachary Krupovich, Katelyn Paynter.
12th Grade: Jasmine Barber, Bradley Cottrell, Loraina Cramer, Mackenzie Decker, Mackenzie Roe, Craig Slocum, Collin Smith, Jason Smith, Jocelyn Conklin, Elizabeth Weibel.
11th Grade: Lucian Dilts, Dominick Figuerado, Luke Hilling, Xandrea Hohnhurst, Alexandra Iveson.
10th Grade: Kyrsten Carroll, Ashlyn Coleman, Jayden Herbert, Katelynn Lewis, Brandi Merrill.
9th Grade: Brody Ace, Isaac Andrus, Matthew Callender, Luis Coll, Jonas Downton, Shyanne Gerhold, Wyatt Hager, Lily Rockwell, Travis Rooney, Justin Sheldon, Brionna West.
8th Grade: Chloe Baldwin, Ivy Bishop, Diamond Bransky, Allen Cliff, Molly Heath, Ryder Hobart, Chloe Miller, Marcus Reed, Malachi Rogers, Matthew Schell, Meghan Slocum, Addison Valentine, Brice Woodruff.
7th Grade: Heavenn Blair, Anthony Carroll, Randy Carvin, Chance Davis, Joel Decker, Nestara Dilts, Jaxon Downton, Lily Hugaboom, Savanah Kern, Alexander Krayeski, Lourdes Lee, Cyree Major, Ashton Norris, Leighanna Oropallo, Spencer Ott, Taylor Reed, Michael Stone, Mackenzie Skurski, Marley Smith, Drake Staria, Hudson Stengel, Zachery Stone, Carley Theobald, Zoey Theobald.
Lebanon Valley College recognized its student-athletes who competed for the Flying Dutchmen fall athletic teams.
Local students include: Spencer Keihl, of New Milford, a graduate of Scranton Preparatory School, was a member of men's soccer team and is pursuing a bachelor of arts in exploratory. The Dutchmen turned in a strong campaign, finishing 13-4 and dropping an overtime thriller to Messiah in the Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth championship game.
Keri Jones, of Friendsville, a graduate of Elk Lake School, was a member of women's cross country team, and is pursuing a doctor of physical therapy in physical therapy. The women's cross country squad placed third in this year's Middle Atlantic Conference Championships, paced by Lauren Wick who won the individual title. The team ranked in the NCAA top-10 in the Mid-Atlantic Region for much of the season. Keri Jones and Wick also were named USTFCCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region for their performance at the NCAA Regional meet.
Keri Jones of Friendsville, PA, is one of four Lebanon Valley College cross country student-athletes to earn USTFCCA Mid-Atlantic All-Region status after finishing in the top-35 in their respective races at the NCAA Regional race in November.
Jones finished in 29th place with a time of 24:39.7 to earn All-Region distinction at the 2021 NCAA Mid-Atlantic Regional Meet.
Jones, a graduate of Elk Lake School, is pursuing a doctor of physical therapy in physical therapy.