|Northern students receive awards Hollywood-style|
Special awards were given to fourth and fifth grade students who made a "distinguished" last year on the KPREP test in any of the following subjects: math, reading or science. Students at Northern Elementary got to walk the red carpet in their Hollywood-like attire for the event. The presenters (staff) were also all decked in formal wear. Special guest singer was Tara Pierce. The student of the year as well as the certified and classified employees of the year were also announced. The student of the year was Samantha Verst. The certified employee of the year was Brenda Kells and the classified employee of the year was Phyllis Mason. Congratulations to these all-star achievers. Pictured above: Third grade teachers, Mrs. Jennifer Redden and Mrs. Tina Record, with some of the science distinguished award winners, from left, Mason Hornbeck, David Bay, Caroline Gruener, Isaac Rice, Jake Schaller.
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