Christopher Czapla, principal of the Tamaqua Area Middle School, has released the names of students attaining honor roll status for the second marking period of the 2011-2012 school year.

To be eligible for Highest Honors, students must maintain a cumulative average of 95 or higher, with no grade lower than a 93.

For High Honors, students must earn grades of 90 or higher, with no grade lower than 86. An average of 86 or above, with no grade lower than 78 is required for honors status.

Students earning Highest Honors status include: EIGHTH grade - Chelsea Frantz, Jacob Marcolla, Patrick McMullen, Genesis Mena, Matthew Minchoff, Kyle Patrick, Nicole Prantow, Teague Schmidt, Arienne Serniak and Austin Zwolenik; SEVENTH grade - Hunter Banavage, Hannah Betz, Abigail Brickler, Joshua Gordon, Cailyn Joseph, Rebecca Kanaskie, Raymond Kinder, Isabella Ligenza, Riley McHugh, Christopher Miller, Ryan Murphy, Michaela Noftz, Stephen Oravec, Kyle Ruch and Matthew Smarr; SIXTH grade - Abbigale Agosti, Christine Beshay, Bradley Clemson, Molly Clemson, Madeline Coccio, Cory Cunningham, Cassidy Derr, Autumn Eberts, Abby Fiorilla, Kathleen Goetz, Mia Hess, Emma Hoch, Janette Kabana, Orion Kirkpatrick, Isaiah Kupchinsky, Haley Macalush, Madeline Mace, Erica Miller, Tyrone Rarick, Faith Roberts, Britney Rolko, Carson Schoener, Hannah Stott, Brianna Sturgis, Cassidy Taras, Megan Toth, Aaron Wargula, Madison Wickersham and Thaddaeus Zuber.

High Honors were earned by: EIGHTH grade - Kyle Arner, Cailee Bittner, Russell Blaker, Sierra Borden, Andrew Castagna, Caroline Fegley, Amy Gardiner, Sophia Gursky, Shane Hacker, Tanner Hamm, Stephanie Heffelfinger, Michaela Hill, Jayda Hollan, Sarah Howell, Travis Huegel, Aimee Hull, Lynn Kistler, Melanie Kostecky, Jacob Martinez, Kayla Miller, Tyler Miller, Collin Moyer, Cullen Murphy, Allison Pederson, Bailey Pederson, Juliette Reinhardt, Carly Robertshaw, Gretchen Rockwell, Jonathan Scannell, Julianna Wagner, Brittany Wetherspoon, Merranda Zehner and Ashley Ziegler; SEVENTH - Ryan Alicandri, Jacob Banditelli, Genevieve Beck, Kendra Boyle, Zachary Filloy, Kayla Fleetwood, Allie Gerber, Zander Goetz, George Hegedus, Tyler Hollenbach, Alexa Hromyak, Andrea Iacoviello, Tanner McHugh, Samantha Melusky, Stefenee Mickey, Sarah Miller, Emma Rago, Deidre Ressler, Connor Ruch, Alysa Schappell, Monika Shimko, Adam Shumgart, Micaiah Shupp, Zoe Snyder, Jasper Stocker, Chance Szabo, Alexander Verta, Nicole Wasserleben, Matthew Weaver, Jacob Weiksner and Katelynn Wisler; SIXTH grade - Richard Evans, Justin Frable, Madison Frye, Brandon Heffelfinger, Avionna Hersey, Courtney Hoffman, Kirstin Jones, Brandon Kemmery, Lexi Kerstetter, Lacurra Lineburg, Jacob Mateyak, Madison Matsago, Joan Muscolini, Hannah Reed, Zowie Schickram, Kaitlyn Shlanta, Katelyn Sprenkle, Kaitlyn Stauffenberg, Brent Stripe, Gavin Tabler, Taylor Troxell, McKayla Wall, Justin Yesalavage and Brooke Zellner

Honors were earned by: EIGHTH grade - Alexis Baddick, Owen Bates, Matthew Belzner, Joseph Berezwick, Abigail Billig, Brianna Bonetsky, Kaelyn Boran, Briana Breisch, Zachary Coleman, Samantha Dale, Madison Davis, Francesa Difiore, Kyle Dinsmore, Kaitlyn Dmytrow, Ian Duffy-Guy, Kaitlyn Frantz, Sagara Frey, Luke Gommer, Hoyt Gyuricsek, Ashlyn Herring, Ty Hinkle, Julieann Koscak, Victoria LaBar, Jennifer Lareau, Amber Linkhorst, Tayler Lucas, Abigail Machay, Caryn Matz, Zachery Merenda, Emily Muscle, Joseph Nortavage, Kyle Oliphant, Emma Osenbach, Crystal Putalavage, Samantha Shamonsky, Julia Shellhamer, Calvin Shirey-Helsey, Benjamin Turrano, Morgan Veglia, Zachary Wandzilak, Emily Wenzel, Karlie Whispell, Danielle Williams and Kelsey Zamudio;

SEVENTH grade - Lauren Baddick, Daylon Barron, Dane Bodman, Dakota Boyer, Laura Dehart, Spencer Depue, William Derr, Emma Dillman, Paige Eltringham, Noah Evans, Shawnee Geiger, Katelynn Groner, Alissa Hollenbach, Ty Kistler, Nicholas Kresge, David Lucas, Mackenzie McVicker, Allison Miller, Logan Miller, Julia Muscolini, Emma Pester, Jade Pradel, Jacob Snyder, Jacob Soper, Graeme Tabler, Stone Valentine, and Austin Wersinger; SIXTH grade - Savannah Adams, Rebecca Ansbach, Chloe Bates, Danika Beers, Thomas Bixler, Devin Brobst, Alyssa Campomizzi, Kayla Clouser, Skylar Clouser, Tiana Connell, Aaron Delpais, Taylar Donnon, Luis Fernandez, Ryan Frederickson, Alyssa Frye, Antonetta Gerace, Amy Hadesty, Emily Hartzell, Kaitlyn Kraeuter, Terri Jo Kranch, Jeffrey Letterhouse, Jadde McNutt, Dair Miller, Logan Miller, Mitchell Miller, Briana Morrison, Steven Mozloom, Hannah Murphy, Rachel Oberman, Brittany Oswald, Jacob Palmer, Trinity Paul, Kadie Paules, Sierra Petrucci, Alexander Redclift, Arianna Ryan, Michael Serrano, Carly Skinner, Logan Smith, Donovan Smolar, Olivia Stanek, Nathan Steigerwalt, Autumn Sterner, Sierra Szabo, Jacob Triano, David Valentine, Madison Valentine, Lauren Wandzilak and Madison Watson.