Education

Attendance matters
Every school day counts Help your child succeed in school. School success goes hand in hand with being in school every day! Did you know * Many absences, even in kindergarten, can cause children to fall behind in school. * Missing a day or two each month can make it harder for a student to learn to read by the third grade. * Students with too many absences struggle to…
RP Star Students
The Rachel Patterson Elementary School Star Students for September are, from left, first row, Keele Watson, Shabralie Hands, Londyn Stephens, TyDestiny Wiggins, Brayleigh Staples, Skyler Fularz, Khloe Carter, Cordarius Blackmon, Cynai Redfearn; second row, Ella Harrelson, Ripley Mummert, Kenedi Stallworth, Cayden Rudolph, Diego Montalvo, Naher Abobaker, Taylen Shamberger, Danielle Akers; third row, Savannah Craft, Leland Holland, Athena Wilson, Taylor Tolbert, Cheyanne Lambert, Aria Pate’, La’Stareya Hudson, Kaci Martin. Not pictured…
It’s all attitude
The month of September was Attitude Is Everything at Huxford Elementary. Students were nominated by their classroom teachers based on their positive attitudes. Students with the right attitude are, from left, front, Harmony Blackbear, Aubree Conn, Cayden Combs, Zaelyn Smith, Radyn Lambert, Donald Alexander; back, Eli Wall, Jada McNeil, Ke’Onna Richardson, Juliana Miller, Bailyn Weaver, Lillie Rolin, Keenan McGhee.
Attendance awareness
September was Attendance Awareness Month at Huxford Elementary School. Names were drawn from the group of students who had no absences, check-outs, or tardies for the month. The winner was Donald Alexander, center, who won the Razor scooter. Runners-up were Michael Turberville, left, and Zykenzie Martin, right, who received Sonic gift cards!