SCHOLAR of the MONTH: Sept. 2021

Greater Heights Academy

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SEPTEMBER 2021 RECIPENTS

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Dear Greater Heights Academy Family,

We are honored and privileged to present to you the Scholar of the month recipients for September 2021.


These amazing SCHOLARS have been nominated by a GHA staff member for exemplifying one of the CORE values of the Phalen Leadership Academies & Greater Heights Academy.


These values are...


Children First - Respect - Determination - Continuous Improvement - Gratitude


Strength - Determination - Knowledge - Integrity - Kindness - Character


Safety Matters - On Task - Act Responsibly - Respect


Thank you for being the world to our scholars, we look forward to working with every one of you throughout your scholars' educational journey here at GHA.


In partnership with you,

Richard K. Thompson (Mr. T), Principal & The Dedicated Team of Greater Heights Academy

Congratulations to Our September Scholars of the Month!

We will be highlighting Exemplary Scholars each month

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September 2021 Scholar of the Month Recipients

  1. Jermaine
  2. Armoni
  3. Caiden
  4. Justus
  5. Rodney
  6. Jaida
  7. Nevaeha
  8. Kennedi
  9. MaLachi
  10. Naiana
  11. Aleah
  12. Se’maj
  13. Johnice
  14. Deonte
  15. Taylor

  16. Please see the Scholars' highlights below and what core value they emulated.


    In partnership with you,

    Richard K. Thompson (Mr. T) & The dedicated Team of GHA

Link below to presentation

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GHA excellence and expectations of S.O.A.R.

S = SAFETY MATTERS

O = ON TASK

A = ACT RESPONSIBLY

R = RESPECT

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September 2021

Scholar of the Month Recipients

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Jermaine

Kindergarten

Core Value = CHARACTER


"Jermaine consistently and constantly helps out in the classroom, acts responsibly and respectfully around staff and peers, and demonstrates kind behaviors daily."

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Armoni

Kindergarten

Core Value = CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT


"Armoni Akins shows determination and responsibility every day. He is willing to learn and participate in all settings. I can always count on Armoni to be a leader in the classroom."

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Caiden

1st Grade

Core Value = KINDNESS


"Caiden is a hard worker and a friend to everyone in our class."

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Justus

1st Grade

Core Value = KNOWLEDGE


"Justus Hooper shows Amazing Knowledge in Academics and always asks questions when unsure. He is kind and puts others first in and out of the classroom. He stays on task and helps with keeping others on task too. A huge helper in the classroom."

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Rodney

2nd Grade

Core Value = RESPECT


"Rodney is a leader that respects other students and his teacher."

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Jaida

2nd Grade

Core Value = DETERMINATION


"Jaida shows determination in getting her work done at all times."

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Nevaeha

3rd Grade

Core Value = CHARACTER


"Nevaeha encompasses all the core values of Greater Heights Academy and her Character shows that each day."

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Kennedi

3rd Grade

Core Value = KINDNESS


"Kennedi exemplifies all the pillars of S.O.A.R and her Kindness is a gift to all."

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MaLachi

4th Grade

Core Value = KNOWLEDGE


"MaLachi strives for academic success, always completing more than the minimum requirements."

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Naiana

4th Grade

Core Value = CHARACTER


"Naiana always comes ready to learn. She is focused, she participates in class discussions and asks questions to clarify what she is trying to learn. Naiana is an example student too. Naiana treats everyone with respect and acts safe in school."

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Aleah

5th Grade

Core Value = CHARACTER


"Aleah McKnight is a great scholar in class and helper, when it comes to helping Miss Tameka and Miss Dorsey during breakfast, lunch, and after school."

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Johnice

5th Grade

Core Value = CHILDREN FIRST - Scholar puts others first


"Johnice always does her work with a smile and is always willing to help others with their work. Johnice is always determined to help others first and is always willing to help others when they need it."

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Se’maj

5th Grade

Core Value = DETERMINATION


"Se’Maj he’s shown that he is determined to gain knowledge and treat others with kindness"

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Deonte

6th Grade

Core Value = DETERMINATION


"Denote has been so respectful and polite to his teachers and fellow scholars. He always gives his best effort and focuses on the task at hand. When he was taking the NWEA he was silent, diligent and took his time. In the end, he received a score that he was proud of and set a wonderful example to his fellow scholars by saying, "I was complaining about the inside, but it doesn't do any good to complain out loud. I knew it would take a long time if I was going to try hard and get a good score. And I did. You should do the same. Just take your time."

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Taylor

6th Grade

Core Value = DETERMINATION


"Taylor is determined to master every academic challenge. She listens to lessons, asks clarifying questions, participates in class discussions, and goes above and beyond in her assigned tasks. She is a joy to have in our classroom community."

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2021-2022 Scholar of the Month Recipient Newsletters

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GHA : Volume 21-22, Issue 11