FMS honors Students of Month
Fairfield Middle School officials have announced the names of students honored as September Students of the Month.
Each school month, the Fairfield Elks Lodge sponsors the FMS Students of the Month award to acknowledge positive contributions of students at school. The positive contributions range from assisting teachers and peers in classroom activities to displaying characteristics as a role model in and out of the classroom.
Students of the Month certificates are awarded after a nomination and voting process is completed by each grade-level teaching team.
Kevin Kretz is a fifth-grade student of the month. According to his certificate, he is “a well-behaved and polite student who always follows Trojan Pride expectations. Kevin also works hard to help others, and is a pleasure to have in class.”
Sophie Wallerich is a fifth-grade student of the month. According to her certificate, “Sophie always has a great attitude. She comes in each morning with a smile on her face. She always puts forth her best effort. She is a great leader in and out of the classroom. She works well with others, treating everyone with respect. She is a great example of Trojan PRIDE!”
Carly Ferrel is a sixth-grade student of the month. Her certificate states, “Carly brings a lot of positive energy and a smile to the classroom every day. She is a hard worker in and out of the classroom. Carly is a valuable member of the FMS Student Council. She also participates in many other extra curricular activities, and still continues to put her academics first.”
Ahillan Kumar is a sixth-grade student of the month. His certificate states, “Ahillan comes to school with a smile on his face every day, and his positive attitude is contagious. He is a polite, hard worker who is not afraid to try new things, and often goes above and beyond in the classroom. Ahillan’s interest in drumming, theater, and drama has helped broaden his horizons and given him confidence to excel in many things, too.”
Lucy Godinez is a seventh-grade student of the month. Her certificate states, “Lucy is a very hard worker, and goes the extra mile to understand the learning task. She takes initiative, and works hard to correct her mistakes. Lucy always wants to do better and continually has a positive attitude and a smile on her face.”
Joel Varela is a seventh-grade student of the month. His certificate states, “Joel is always happy, and has such a great attitude. He is very respectful of peers and adults, consistently showing Trojan PRIDE in and out of the classroom. Even when a task is difficult, Joel works very hard to find a solution.”
Amiah Neff is an eighth-grade student of the month. Her certificate states, “Amiah is a cheerful young lady who is sure to brighten any classroom. She comes to class prepared and willing to take on any challenge presented to her. She works well in all learning platforms, whether that be independently, with a partner, or in a small group or team. She always seems to put forth her best effort and encourages others to do the same.”
Gunnar Mattson is an eighth-grade student of the month. His certificate states, “Gunnar consistently works hard in class, thoughtfully completes assignments, and collaborates well in group work. He contributes unique ideas to discussion and always brings an interesting point of view to class. Teachers can count on Gunnar to approach tasks with a positive attitude and a sense of humor.”