It is a pleasure to announce that Amanda Cassell has been named the January Elks Student of the Month for Bellows Falls Union High School. Amanda, a senior, is the daughter of Charles Cassell and Tammy Sears both of Bellows Falls.
A conscientious student, Amanda works hard on her academics every day. She is dedicated to doing well and puts in the time needed to strengthen her skills. Amanda is polite, caring, kind, and generous and often puts the needs of others before her own. She is helpful with her peers, and is always willing to help classmates who are struggling academically or emotionally. She is readily available to help anyone who should need her, and is often the first to volunteer to go get something or help out if someone needs a helping hand. Amanda is a courteous person who will hold the door for a line of teachers and students as they enter the building, and offer a bright smile and enthusiastic “hello.” Continue reading