April Students of the Month are hardworking, respectful

Principal Dr. William Rolon and Assistant Principal Heather Carman are proud to announce the April Students of the Month at C. J. Hooker Middle School.

The student of the month is:

  • Respectful – The student treats classmates, teachers and staff with respect by valuing each as an individual, respecting differences, and valuing the work that others do.
  • Responsible – The student embraces the responsibility required to maintain progress in their schoolwork and other personal goals.
  • Positive – The student contributes to the success of the school by promoting a positive school climate through their actions and words.
  • Honest – The student communicates truthfully and in a respectful way with classmates, teachers, staff and refrains from dishonesty in completing academic work.
  • Committed to success – The student strives for success in all they do and works to the best of their ability.

Grade 6

Riley Quattrini comes to school prepared and ready to learn every single day!  She puts 110% effort into her work. Riley is always kind and respectful to her peers and her teachers.  Riley will always be the first one to volunteer to help others. Even though she tends to be quiet, don’t underestimate her! Riley is a true leader!

Kaitlyn Albanese  is an extremely bright, kind, and responsible young adult.  She is always thoughtful when dealing with other students. She is willing to help her peers and her efforts in class make her a great role model for other students.  It is a pleasure to recognize Kaitlyn as student of the month!

Guntass Gahra is a kind and responsible student. She is always willing to help her peers, including collecting work on a daily basis for students who are unable to make it to school. We are thrilled to select Gigi for this award. Keep up the great work!

Landon Hopper is dedicated to his classwork and his homework completion. He is a responsible and talented student who is also a kind and caring friend. Thanks for your effort every day in every class, Landon!

Special Areas:

Sophie Kunis is  always engaged in the class and excited to be there. She does a great job helping out not only other students, but me as well. It is easy to see her kindness and respectfulness. It is a pleasure having her as a student!

Grade 7

David Figueroa has overcome obstacles and pushed ahead to have a successful school year.  David displays a positive attitude and work ethic on a daily basis. Throughout the day, David openly helps his peers and continually works to improve himself, while maintaining a smile.  David’s positive attitude, improved work ethic, and desire to be successful is a credit to the C.J. Hooker Middle School. We are happy to select David for one of April’s Student of the Month!  Congratulations, David and keep up the great work!

Mario Lam is a respectful and hard-working young man.  Mario’s consistent work ethic can be seen across all his core classes and he has maintained outstanding effort throughout the school year.  Mario is cooperative and considerate to all of his peers which makes him an excellent role model. Additionally, his quick wit and sense of humor make him a pleasure to be around.  Congratulations Mario on this well-deserved recognition!

Cameron Frawley displays a strong work ethic and focus on his academic classes. He comes to class prepared each day and participates during lessons. He is respectful, helpful, and kind to his teachers and classmates. Cameron has had an impressive school year and looks like he will continue to work hard and finish 7th grade on top! Congratulations on your efforts Cameron and being selected at Student of the Month for April!

Special Areas:

Kayla Nguyen is  very creative and artistic. She has a natural talent that is exemplified in her work. Kayla is always respectful to others in the art room. She is able to get feedback and apply it to her work in a thoughtful way. She is very deserving of this honor.

Grade 8

Alexa Raquet continues to be an amazing addition to our blue team! She comes to each class with a smile on her face, ready to learn. She displays great academic success and rises to every academic occasion. She had an amazing 8th grade and we are excited to celebrate all of her future success! Congrats Alexa, thank you for all your hard work!

Giuliana Fortuna is a well rounded and dedicated student.  She is diligent, has a genuine interest in the learning process and is always involved in class.  She is an excellent participant in class discussions and consistently goes above and beyond in all that she does.  Giuliana is sincere, caring, considerate and always attentive whether helping a friend or working with an adult. All of these characteristics will allow Giuliana to achieve anything on which she sets her heart and mind.

Camila Galeno Balbuena is a polite, friendly, responsible, and hardworking student.  She is consistently upbeat and happy, and is an active participant in the learning process. Keep up the great work, Camila!

Special Areas:

Mia Colangelo is extremely talented and sets a wonderful example for others to follow during Select Chorus. She is a responsible student who always comes to class with a positive and respectful manner. Mia demonstrates a willingness to learn and takes constructive criticism and applies it to better her overall performance.