CJH names its 2022 November Students of the Month

Group of preteens holding certificates standing in a school hallway
The November 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

Caiden Gerstner is an excellent person for student of the month!  This is Caiden’s first year in Goshen schools, and he has made a smooth transition.  Caiden is always prepared for all of his classes, and ready to start his day!  Caiden is very kind and friendly to everyone!  Although he may seem quiet and shy, Caiden is always willing to share his ideas with the class.

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

Grace Matthews is a friendly, kind, and conscientious student.  She always enters with a positive attitude and leaves the same way. She works hard and is very proactive, staying up to date even when absent.  She participates in class, helps others when needed, and asks for help if she is the one in need.  It is a pleasure to recognize Grace for student of the month!

Joseph DiNoia is a very hard worker. He tries very hard in all of his classes and puts in a lot of effort. Joseph is very cooperative and is always asking questions so he can further understand a topic. Joseph is a kind and friendly boy who will go out of his way to help someone who needs it. He is well liked and a good friend.

Logan Redeker is a very talented, hard working student. As a member of the 6th Grade Band, Logan always works hard and leads by example. In his other classes, he stays on task and is willing to participate. Congratulations to Logan!

Grade 7

Olivia Herlihy has shown a notable sense of maturity this year. Her hard-working ethic and pleasant nature are always evident, as is her cheerful demeanor.  Always prepared and attentive, Olivia possesses a strong desire to be successful.  Congratulations, Olivia, on being selected for November Student of the Month!

Lauren Henderson stands out as a wonderfully hard-working and self motivated student.  She is an active class participant who is always prepared and engaged in the learning process.  Lauren comes in each day with a smile and positive attitude, and is a kind and considerate classmate to her peers.  Well done, Lauren, and congratulations!

Emily Carroll demonstrates a great work ethic. She is consistently focused on completing her assignments. Emily uses any spare time she has to keep her assignments current before the due date.   She is kind and helpful to her fellow classmates.

Brenna Roberts is a kind and patient student. She is always on task throughout the lessons.  She is helpful without seeking acknowledgement, and is a positive, calming energy in what can sometimes be a chaotic environment. Brenna is very deserving of this recognition.

Grade 8

Riley McGuire is an energetic, passionate and highly engaged student who is an excellent addition to all of her classes.  She is a highly conscientious student who is always well prepared. Riley is interested in understanding each subject and the world around her in deeper, more meaningful ways.  She is sincere, tenacious, and consistently looks for ways to improve.  Riley demonstrates a positive attitude and brightens up the day with her infectious smile.

Kaitlyn Lynch is a patient, thoughtful, creative, and kind student who has consistently shown an enthusiasm for learning.  She always comes to class with a positive attitude and is committed to academic success.  Kaitlyn’s diligence and the respect she shows others is to be commended.  Congratulations, Kaitlyn!

Madelyn Lenoci is a hardworking student.  She is friendly and kind, and always displays a positive attitude.  Maddy is respectful and responsible and always strives to do her best.  Keep up the great work, Maddy!

Maggie Welsh is a wonderful musician and sets a great example for others to follow. She is a very dedicated student and continues to have a willingness to always do her very best in all areas of music. Maggie is an absolute pleasure to teach.