Friday, December 9, 2016

People's Picks (Dec 5-9)

The Student of the Week is Tanner Gillespie. Ms. Brophy chose Tanner for student of the week because he works very hard in her class. Since he worked so hard he is ahead in the class and is almost done the course. Tanner said that he was surprised to be selected for Student of the Week because he didn't expect it. In his spare time he likes to hang out with his friends. His favourite part of the school day is 3:00 so he can go home. His favourite subject in school is Math.

The Teacher the Week is Ms. Brophy. Ms. Brophy's favourite thing about working at the school are the students that she gets to teach. In her spare time Ms. Brophy likes to practice her math skills, even teachers need to practice. When she was in school her favourite subject was Math. We asked her what is one piece of advice that you could give to your students? She said to "work hard and take pride in the work that you do."

The Staff Member of the Week is Lisa Underhill, the school librarian. Lisa's favourite thing about working at the school are the students. In her spare time, she likes to visit her friends. Lisa's favourite subject when she was in school was Geography. We asked her if she has any advice for the students, and she said that they should learn to put the books back in their correct space. Lisa loves the movie Footloose, the new one of course.

Photos and articles by Sarah Jardine and Laura Sturgeon