Rockford Students Making A Difference

Student strength of character to be recognized

February 4, 2010 // 0 Comments

LAST YEAR’S STUDENTS—chosen for Examples in Excellence, Rockford Students Making a Difference. The unveiling ceremony for this year’s honored students is next Monday, February 8 at 7:30 p.m. It is one of the most positive stories the Squire covers in the course of a year. Actually, it is over a dozen separate stories. From every school in the Rockford district, [...]

Meadow Ridge Elementary’s John Hammer: An Example in Excellence

March 5, 2009 // 0 Comments

Student ‘a great questioner with uplifting personality’ John Hammer, age 11, is the son of Tom and Lynn Hammer and brother to three little sisters, Maggie, Natalie and Dana. At Meadow Ridge Elementary, John is recognized for being a kind, thoughtful and reliable student. He is a hardworking boy who is quick to offer assistance to others, inside the classroom [...]