It is a pleasure to announce that Emma Graham has been named the June Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Emma, a sophomore, is the daughter of Terry and Cynthia Graham of Rockingham.
Emma is an extremely motivated young lady. Dedicated to doing well, she works hard to get good grades. If she is not happy with her grade, she looks for feedback and works to improve her skills, so she does not make the same mistakes again. Emma works well independently in class, but she also works very well when asked to work in a group setting. She is attentive in class discussions, willing to listen with an open mind and is helpful to her peers. Always positive, she serves as a good role model both in class and out. She is friendly with others, helpful, and eager to learn new material.
Not only dedicated to her academics, Emma is involved in the BFUHS band , soccer and softball programs where she works hard and serves as a positive role model. Willing to give 100% in the classroom and on the field, Emma shows compassion, dedication and determination to not only improve her own skills, but to help her classmates and teammates improve theirs as well. BFUHS and the Elks are proud to have Emma represent us as a Student of the Month.
It is a pleasure to announce that Brooke Bennett has been named the May Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Brooke, a senior, is the daughter of Bill and Jackie Bennett of Bellows Falls.
Brooke is an incredibly conscientious student who goes above and beyond with every major assignment. Always willing to work to improve, she often meets with her teachers for clarification and input in the planning stages of assignments. She is receptive to feedback and is attentive to details. Responsible and active in class, she asks questions, offers insightful responses and is willing to help others understand concepts when needed. She is a pleasure to have in the classroom. Brooke comes to school every day with a desire to learn, and she works hard in her classes. When she misses school, which is a rare event, she is proactive in getting her assignments completed.
With a positive attitude, Brooke is willing to offer a friendly hello or smile to everyone she meets. She is a benefit to every class and activity she is a part of. As captain of the BFUHS softball team, she has served as a positive role model and leader. She works hard to raise the spirits of her teammates, shows great sportsmanship and represents BFUHS in a positive way.
Not only an asset in the classroom, Brooke is a fun, bubbly athlete who participated in field hockey and softball at BFUHS. She is a member of the Marilee Huntoon, Jesse A. Judd Chapter of the National Honor Society and has helped her community by volunteering with the Rockingham recreational youth field hockey and softball programs. Clearly deserving of recognition, BFUHS and the Elks are proud to have Brooke represent us as a Student of the Month.