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Achievers: Feb. 21
Ayaka Ikawa, Annie Looman, Robyn Burnside and Grant Lorenson have been named the Elks students of the quarter for the second quarter of the year at Kodiak High School. • Ayaka, a freshman at Kodiak High School, is the daughter of Hiroyuki (Hiro) Ikawa and Og Youn (Diane) Hwang. This multilingual student, gifted musically and academically, is a pleasure to have in class. Ayaka plays violin in the KHS Chamber Orches...
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Achievers: Feb. 7
Editor’s note: Last week’s Rotary achiever note provided by Kodiak Middle School for eighth-grader Frank Ulatan contained several errors. A corrected notice is printed below. • Frank Ulatan, son of Marlynne Fangonilo, is an eighth grader at KMS and being recognized through Rotary for not only his demonstration this month for high character and academic traits, but for his continual demonstration throughout the sch...
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Achievers: Jan. 31
• Jaelyn Larsen won the St. Mary’s National Geographic Bee on Jan. 11, defeating 10 other students in grades five through eight. Jaelyn will find out in March if she qualifies for the state geography bee on April 5. • Earl Chaven Davidson has been named to the fall semester dean’s list at Anderson (Ind.) University. To be named to the dean’s list, a student must earn a grade-point average of 3.5 or higher on a 4.0...
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Achievers: Jan. 24
More Kodiakans have been nominated to the nation’s service academies by Alaska’s Congressional delegation. Each academy makes final admissions decisions based on academic and physical qualifications, but nomination is a required step in the process. McKenzie Barnett has been nominated by Rep. Don Young and Sen. Mark Begich for the U.S. Naval Academy, and Ethan Stobbe was nominated by Rep. Young for the U.S. Air Fo...
Jan 24, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Achievers: Jan. 17
In an epic nail-biter of a spelling bee on Tuesday, 28 Kodiak Middle School spellers showed their word skills by competing in the most intense and difficult bee in recent memory. It took nine rounds to declare the winners, but eventually Drew Lightle came out on top, followed by Eli Griffin. Both spellers will advance to the district bee on Tuesday, Jan. 27, at the Gerald C. Wilson Auditorium. Going out in round s...
Jan 17, 2013 | 0 0 comments | 0 0 recommendations | email to a friend
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Achievers: Jan. 10
Matthew Chavarria of Kodiak has been listed on the fall 2012 dean’s list at the University of Portland. Chavarria, a sophomore chemistry major, had at least a 3.5 grade-point average.
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Achievers: Dec. 27
Kodiak High School graduate Amanda Rhodes has been named to the honor roll at Oregon State University after averaging straight As in the fall term. Rhodes is a senior majoring in nutrition.
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Achievers: Dec. 20
Sen. Lisa Murkowski (R-Alaska) has announced her list of nominees for service academies in the class of 2017. Students entering the Air Force Academy, Naval Academy and similar institutions are usually required to have the endorsement of at least one member of Congress. An endorsement does not guarantee admission; the academy has the final say. Murkowski’s list includes to Kodiak High School students: McKenzie Bar...
Dec 20, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 1 1 recommendations | email to a friend
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Achievers: Dec. 6
Kodiak Middle School has released its list of Rotary students of the month. Two students, a male and a female, are chosen by school staff each month in recognition of outstanding performance within and out of the classroom. Students are recognized at a Rotary luncheon monthly. Sixth grade • Lauren Hosier is a hardworking and caring sixth grader with a keen sense of humor. She always has a smile on her face. She co...
Dec 06, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
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Achievers: Nov. 8
The Kodiak Elks Club has named its Kodiak High School and Kodiak Middle School honorees for the first quarter of the 2012-2013 school year. Each quarter, the Elks recognize one student from each grade level in high school and two students from each grade in middle school for academic and extracurricular success: • Solomon Himelbloom is one of the sixth-grade Elks students for the first quarter. Solomon is the son ...
Nov 08, 2012 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
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