“Once we find out where we are the strongest,
we can use our strengths to help ourselves and others.”


N Haller: Olivia F. for the strength of Achieving: Olivia works hard in class and is a great achiever. She keeps her grades high because she studies hard, does her homework, and listens to the teacher. Oliva helps the whole class achieve. We are so happy to have Olivia in our class!


Burgess: Kaed B. for the strength of Discovering: Kaed is very inquisitive and loves to think about why something is the way that it is.  Kaed is very curious and a true learner.  


Solis: Leo G. for the strength of Competing: Leo shows his competitor strength every day in our classroom and on the playground.  He has an inner drive to be his best in spelling, seatwork, and is always very well behaved.  On the playground he is always on the monkey bars trying to get farther than the rest of the kids going across.  I love watching wanting to win and using his competitive strength every day.


Ferree:  Isabela M. for the strength of Dependability:  No matter what is asked of Isabela, she will always get it done and with 100% effort!


Chapman: Abigail W. for the strength of Future Thinker:  Abigail decides that she wants to reach a goal in the future and sets out to accomplish it.  By looking towards the future, and seeing herself achieve, she has reached many personal goals this year.  


S Bishop: Elli D. for the strength of Discoverer:  Elli likes to learn and also share what she knows.  She is a smart girl and shows her learning with her best work on every assignment!


Edwards: Lena V. for the strength of Organizer:  Lena always keeps her desk and materials organized and manages her time well.  This allows her to complete her work well and on time.  Lena can clearly see the benefits of her organized lifestyle and tries to show others how to do the same.


A Bishop: Adalynn S. for the strength of Organizing:  She is extremely organized.  Her desk is always nice and neat.  She does her work very cleanly and neatly.  She is always willing to use her strength to lend a helping hand to her peers too.  


A Haller: Riley M. for the strength of Caring:  Riley is such a caring presence in our classroom.  She is in tuned to the needs of others and is always willing to help or be a friend.  


Graham:  Gage L. for the strength of Dependability:  Gage is awesome!  He always is willing to help a friend and does what he says he is going to do.  


McDevitt:  Tomi H. for the strength of Future Thinker:  If ever a student embodied the traits of a future thinker, Tomi is certainly that student.  She is a truly amazing young lady!  She is a figure skater with an Olympic dream.  Tomi practices every morning at 6am, arrives to school on time, and works hard to get good grades.  She is friendly to all her classmates and helpful to me and Ms. Shella.  Tomi is a future thinker and has her “eye on the prize!”