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Des Plaines Middle School Students Honored For Excellence, Leadership

Des Plaines Elementary School District 62 middle school students were recognized at the May 15 Board of Education meeting as part of the Middle School Students You Should Know recognition program. Students were recognized in nine different categories: 

 

Academic Excellence 

  • Alona Daniel, 8th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Magd Mansour, 8th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Victoria Ivanov, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Enthusiastic Learner 

  • Hadia Miriam, 7th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Emily Kmiec, 6th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Emmalene Khoshaba, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Exceptional Service to School and Community 

  • Gwendolyn Gilbert, 8th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Madelyn Jackson, 8th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Charlie King, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Leadership Qualities 

  • Ryan Cooper, 7th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Elliot Bateman, 7th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Myla Mayans, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Outstanding Character 

  • Zayvien Hernandez, 8th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Logan Arias, 7th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Alexa Gonzalez, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Peer Mentor 

  • Lianna Ritti, 7th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Miguel Uribe Chavez, 7th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Gianna Gialamas, 7th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Positive Attitude, Behavior and Effort 

  • Emmanuel Hookfin, 6th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Margaret Maag, 6th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Giana Gambino, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Positive Role Model 

  • Sarah Georgoulis, 8th grade, Algonquin Middle School
  • Giuseppe De Cristofaro, 6th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Mateusz Podczaski, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School 

 

Positive School Spirit and Good Sportsmanship 

  • Maria Martinez Correa, 8th grade, Algonquin Middle School 
  • Kayleen Sandoval, 8th grade, Chippewa Middle School 
  • Caleb Jendras, 8th grade, Iroquois Community School
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