Ben Barrett will be recognized for his successful grant writing work. Mr. Barret applied for and received the Central Electric Cooperative Grant. The $1,000 grant will be used to purchase six K’NEX Renewable Energy Kits which will be used as part of the students’ STEM curriculum.
Janel Prinkey will be recognized for her contribution to the book Thinking Like a Teacher: Preparing New Teachers for Today’s Classrooms, in which her photo was also featured on the book’s cover. Ms. Prinkey also completed a successful funding campaign in order to provide her students with a more comprehensive classroom library of books. .
Julian Johnson, Valley Grove Elementary School fourth grade student, was recognized for receiving 2nd place at the 2017 Pennsylvania Youth Stone Skipping Championship.