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Education shoutouts

Hanford-Dole Elementary

Hanford-Dole Elementary School has recognized the following students as January Good Citizens for the character trait of Respect. Each student received a personalized certificate and had his or her picture on the Good Citizen bulletin board for the month. Hanford-Dole’s Communities In Schools coordinates the monthly program.

PreKindergarten: Elizabeth McCubbin.

Kindergarten: Jeremiah Connor, London Fincher, Naomi Sanchez Holt and Romina Napoles.

First grade: Ivan Cervantes Garcia, Vanity Krider and Ka’Misze Hoover.

Second grade: GaZyairius Torrance, Madilyn Pla, Lily Shoe and William Blakeney.

Third grade: Mallory Eagle, Brooklyn Page, Victoria Garcia and Tyshun Sellers.

Fourth grade: Z’myia Vinson, Ryan Gaither and Kalisnny Soto-Baker.

 

Shive Elementary

The following students were named Good Citizens for December.

Kindergarten: Maddy Loyd, Mason Yost, Addy Windham, Lucas Gobble, Kylie Feliciano and Chase Taylor.

First grade: Alaina Mason, Kevin Hipp, Jaden Eudy, Riley Kiser, Aubrie James and Abel Brown.

Second grade: Campbell Kyles, Layna Linker, Ryden Dashab, Molly Steed, Evie Cutshaw, Aiden Bare, Serenity Haney and Jacob Mitchelson.

Third grade: Garrett Christy, Nevaeh Warren, Alan Herring, Luke Taylor, Abraham Flores, Tristen Mahaley, Jaden Hurst and Kate Pless.

Fourth grade: Bayley Kruger, Lenny LaRussa, Piper Bennett, Ryan Dibble, Adiana Acosta and Brayden Carter.

Fifth grade: Connor Johnson, Abby DeGroat, Addison Queen, Brayden Shive, Lori Durham and Ivan Landaverde.

CCAC: Katie Durham and Jason Blackwelder.

CCAC: Addie Rusmisell.

 

Wheaton College

Jared Smith of Rockwell was named to the Wheaton College dean’s list for the fall 2016 semester.

Dean’s list honors are earned by undergraduate students who carry 12 or more credit hours and achieve a 3.5 grade point average or higher on the 4.0 scale.

The College of William and Mary

Joseph Kent Lewis from Salisbury was recently named to the dean’s list at the College of William and Mary for the fall 2016 semester.

In order to achieve dean’s list status, a full-time degree seeking undergraduate student must take at least 12 credit hours and earn a 3.6 quality point average during the semester.

James Madison University

Kannapolis resident Briana Genevieve Craig has been named to the president’s list at James Madison University for the fall 2016 semester. Students who earn president’s list honors must carry at least 12 graded credit hours and earn a GPA of 3.9 or above.

University of North Georgia

Meghan Ashleigh Hedgepeth of Salisbury made the fall 2016 dean’s list at the University of North Georgia for achieving a 3.5 grade point average, carrying 12 or more credit hours in one semester and having no grade lower than B.

Clemson University

Rachel Patricia Jones of Salisbury graduated Dec. 15 from Clemson University.

 

 

 

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