Queen Creek Town Council Honors Star Students
Thirty-nine students that go above and beyond were honored by the Queen Creek Town Council on Feb. 3 during the Star Students ceremony. Each participating school is invited to select students to be recognized. Students were nominated by their teachers for displaying citizenship, service and integrity.
The following students were recognized:
American Leadership Academy – Queen Creek Campus: Samuel Hunsaker, Sage Overton, Taven Mei and Nathaniel Rogers
American Leadership Academy – Ironwood Campus: Anna Heiken
Auxier Elementary School: Kirsten Dupree, Tayla Palacio and Reed Shephard
Benjamin Franklin - Crismon Campus: Lilly Ballingham, Jayton Farnsworth, Elias Heaton and Aaron Quezada-Fimbres
Benjamin Franklin - Power Campus: Isabella Basoco, Coleson Bowen, Evelyn Humphrey and Garrison Larson
Cortina Elementary: Kylia Brown, Diesel Mack, Avery Roberts and Blake Westover
Desert Mountain Elementary: Olivia Abril, Tyler Lines, Natalia Quintero and Shayden Tryon
Frances Brandon Pickett Elementary: Zander Adamson, Mason Osborne, Zoey Summer, Karah Sutton and Aubrie Zachary
Gateway Polytechnic Academy: Luis Duarte, Spenser Halcomb and Taylor Woody
Jack Barnes Elementary: Gavan Cournoyer, Quinn Covington, Juliana Jazwinski, Olive Jones, Ayden Vogan, Zachary Evans and Rees Walker
“We are fortunate to have so many wonderful students in Queen Creek,” commented Mayor Gail Barney. “It is important that we take the time to recognize their contributions to their peers, their schools and our community. Honoring our star students is one of our favorite tasks as a council, and we are thrilled that the number of star students keeps increasing.”
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Constance Halonen-Wilson, Public Information Officer