Arabella Gutierrez, a sixth grader, and Talon Hensley, an eighth grader, have been selected as the outstanding students for the fifth six-weeks at Smithville Junior High. Arabella is the daughter of Grant and Krystel Gutierrez, and Talon is the son of David and Deborah Hensley.
Talon and Arabella are pictured with Superintendent Cheryl Burns, Junior High Principal Bethany Logan, and Board President Grant Gutierrez.
Each six-weeks, the junior high school faculty select an outstanding student from their respective campus. Students are rated on a scale of 1 to 10 on such criteria as grades, honesty, enthusiasm, cooperation with teachers and their peers, class participation and leadership.
Our congratulations to Talon and Arabella!