Farquharson earns place on Dean’s List at Berklee College of Music

Berklee College of Music announces that John Farquharson of Belmont has earned placement on the Dean’s List for the fall semester of the 2010 academic year. To be eligible for this honor, a full-time student must achieve a grade-point average of 3.4 or above; a part-time student must achieve a grade-point average of 3.6 or […]

Hutson named to Dean’s List at Olivet

Taylor Hutson of Rockford was named to the Dean’s List at Olivet Nazarene University during the recently completed fall 2010 semester. To qualify for inclusion on the Dean’s List, a student must have been enrolled as a full-time undergraduate student and must have attained a semester grade-point average of 3.50 or higher on a 4.00 […]

Crestwood Elementary’s School Ayden Kraai, an Example in Excellence

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This All-Star has entrepreneurial spirit Ayden Kraai, 10, is the son of Tim and Christine Kraai and brother to Avery, 8, and Ellyanna, 4. Crestwood teachers and staff describe Ayden as a kindhearted student who is trustworthy and puts others before himself. “At school, if a student is treated poorly, Ayden will support that student […]

Rockford student takes first in math competition

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Rockford was well represented at the Regional Math Counts competition held at Grand Valley State University (GVSU) on Friday, Feb. 11. Alex Markules, an eighth-grade student at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary, placed first amongst all individual participants. Pictured is Alex signing a scholarship he received from GVSU due to his win. He is […]

Local students named essay contest winners

Named winners in the annual America & Me Essay Contest are (l–r) Liam Cowen, Alexander Bolin and Lindsey Kramarz.

Three students from Assumption School in Belmont have been named local winners in the 42nd annual America & Me Essay Contest, sponsored by Farm Bureau Insurance. Alexander Bolin earned first place, Liam Cowen earned second, and Lindsey Kramarz third. All three received an award certificate for their achievement. As the school’s first-place winner, Bolin’s name […]