Bob Paskewitz spent some time with his granddaughter, Rachel Paskewitz, and her friend, Molly Lindgren, during the Staples Elementary School’s Parent-Student Day March 19. Many students played a math game with their visitors while others read together. (Staples World photo by Tom Crawford)
Local artist David Rickert had some of his paintings on display in the lobby of Centennial Auditorium in Staples, during the Robert Robinson concert March 21. The painting, “Spring 2,” was featured on the cover of the recent “Lake Country Journal” magazine.
Dave Rickert and Sue Rocheford during one of their sessions.
Students of the month at Staples Elementary School are, front row, left to right: Kaylee Johnson, Bella Lane, Nate Nyhus, Isaak Reed, Kayla DeYonge, Kayla Stiner, Aleigha O
Students of the month at Motley Elementary School are front row: Kiyrrae Olson, kindergarten; Ethan DiGiovanni, kindergarten. Second row: Jorie Ihme, third grade; Colby Lenk, first grade; Aleecia Fall, second grade. Back row: Trey Skeesick, fifth grade; Zackory Morales, fourth grade.
Students of the month at Motley Staples Middle School and the subject they were selected for were: Sixth grade - Katytlyn Klein, Science; Ashley Crider, Math; Austin Pogreba, Reading; Shawn Trantina, Social; Tory Rochat, Language; Brandon Cameron, Enrichment (Social Skills). Seventh grade - Jamie Stulz, Math; Tanner Fischer, English; Meghan Pugsley, Social; Steven Longworth, Computer; Brady Becker, Enrichment-Reading.. Eighth grade - Eli Beachy, Math; Kaitlyn Nordstrom, English; John Jacklitch, Science; Jessica Johnson, Social. Staples World photo.
Students of the month at Sacred Heart Area School were, front row: Andria Dolezal, kindergarten; Rebecca Brown, first grade. Row two: Jack Benson, third grade; Jack Tyrrell, second grade. Row three: Brady Holub, fifth grade; Blake Keskey, fourth grade. Top: Allyn Paklonsky, sixth grade.