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Students of the Month


Ben Gates, Grade 9

ART: Nicole Smith

Ben is a hard working talented artist. He puts forth great effort in his artwork.


Colton Brown, Grade 11

BUSINESS: Rachel Funk

He possesses traits that identify himself as a student who can be trusted and counted upon. He is very respectful and kind to his classmates. Everyone around him is treated with respect and kindness.


Donovan John, Grade 12


Donovan is a kind, hard working student. He has made outstanding progress in reading over the past two years. Donovan's perseverance and determination consistently impress me!


Ben Zimbardi, Grade 9

ENGLISH: Tina Kalson

Ben always comes to class with a smile on his face and is ready to learn. He consistently shows respect for both his peers and teachers. I'm very lucky to have him in class this year.


Madison Giardina, 12

HEALTH: Ben Hamm

Madison comes in with an eagerness to learn. She adds personal examples to enrich the lessons and is courteous and uplifting to her classmates.


Shelby White, Grade 9

MATH: Bridgett Butera

Shelby works very hard both in class and outside of class. She frequently stays after school and completes optional assignments to practice her Algebra skills. She is very determined and should be proud of everything she is doing in Algebra 1!


Isabel McCormick, Grade 10

MUSIC: Eve Roushey

Izzy is an outstanding member of our string ensemble! She works hard and is dedicated to the violin. Outside of school she takes private lessons, is a member of the Southtowns Youth Orchestra, and volunteers for Buffalo String Works.


Sean Berrios, Grade 11


Sean displays many qualities that will make him a successful young adult in today's society. He is a great classmate to others and is always willing to help when asked. Well done Sean and keep up the great work.


Autumn Schnitzer, Grade 9

SCIENCE: Lynn Barrett

Autumn immediately impressed me with her devotion to our school community as well as her academics. She continuously challenges herself and strives to excel in science. Autumn shares her compassion for others and is a positive role model for her peers.


Devin Becker, Grade 10


Devin is a talented and hardworking student. He's friendly and helpful to everyone in our class and does outstanding work.


Meadow Mayer, Grade 12


Meadow is a hard worker that never takes "no" for an answer. We can always count on her.


Matthew Wilczak, Grade 10


Matthew is an outstanding student. Having previously studied French, Matthew eagerly jumped into Spanish 2 and has shown to be incredibly hard working and always striving to learn more. ¡Bien hecho Mateo!


Star Reader: Ava Berzins






Alanna McNaughton, Grade 12
ART: Mr. Perna
Alanna is a very driven young lady… She understands how to use her talents and ideas to make meaningful works of art and design. She’s developing her career goals and merging that with her Sustained Investigation in the classroom.
Dylan Fuqua, Grade 11
Dylan is a co-manager at the East Vault. He is doing a great job learning about how to complete financial transactions and how to close the vault every day that it is open. Keep up the great work!
Bella Nowak, Grade 11
Bella goes out of her way to make the students in the classroom feel included and welcomed. She also is a leader, as she is always offering to help the teachers. She does a great job interacting with students during Snack Attack and is responsible.
Nathaniel Stumpf, Grade 12
ENGLISH: Scritchfield
A highly dedicated ELA student. His effort regarding his studies in the ELA 10 curriculum is commendable. He is always insightful and is mastering the skills required to be successful at this level.
Madison Cournyea, Grade10
HEALTH: Mr. Prynn
Madison is an outstanding health student who is self-motivated, excels in our class, and is carrying a 100% average and is a pleasure to have in Health I.
Madalyn Hodges, Grade 10
MATH: Mrs. Swygert
Madalyn is an extremely hard worker and very self-motivated! She has continued to work to better her understanding and has shown great improvements in Geometry. She is a fantastic role model for her classmates.
Hailey Sugrue, Grade 12
MUSIC: Mr. Farugia
Hailey Sugrue has worked very hard for her success. She participates in multiple music ensembles such as Concert Band, Chamber Chorus, Nothin But Treble and has a leading role in the musical "Freaky Friday". Hailey exemplifies what hard work and dedication means and she is a leader on and off the stage.
Sophia Vidinovski, Grade10
PHYS ED: Jim Maurino
Sophia always comes prepared to participate to her fullest!
Isabella Snow, Grade 9
SCIENCE: Brooke Smith
Bella always goes above and beyond for her assignments in science class. She shows genuine interest in what we are learning and always has the most amazing questions. She is very hard working, participates in class, and is always willing to help those around her.
Edgard Aguiriano, Grade 10
Edgard is hardworking, focused, and has a high degree of interest in the class.
Landon Smith, Grade 9
Landon is an outstanding student who pays great attention to detail in his work. He approaches every project with enthusiasm and is very dedicated.
Anna Castonguay, Grade 11
Anna is a fabulous French student. She is always participating in class and exhibits enthusiasm. Anna was a host for our French exchange students in the fall. She made our visiting students feel very welcome and was an outstanding ambassador for our school and community. Excellent travail!