October 2, 2017
Oct. 2, 2017—Hemmenway Elementary School first-grade student Mariana Flores is able to read above her grade level and knows all of her grade-level sightwords already. In addition, she’s shown the ability to go above and beyond, doing so in peer tutoring.
School: Hemmenway Elementary School
Accomplishments: Flores has shown an ability to excel academically, as she’s able to read above her grade level and already knows all of her grade-level sightwords. She’s also always willing to help her fellow students and spends time in peer tutoring.
Favorite class: Math “because it is fun and you can use counters.”
Favorite things to do after class: I love to play outside.
Favorite song: Can’t Stop the Feeling by Justin Timberlake
Favorite TV show: My Little Pony.
Favorite movie: The Little Mermaid.
Ambition: “(To become) a baker.”