The Panther Valley Elementary School has announced the recipients of the Student of the Month Awards for December 2009 and January 2010.

Certificates of Achievement were presented in each classroom, grades 1-5. As well as the certificates, each student also received a Super Kid Magnet, a Student of the Month bumper sticker and a meal coupon from McDonald's.

Students realize that it is a very special achievement and strive to achieve this recognition.

December

Grade 1: Kaitlin Sturdik, Elizabeth Surotchak, Lily Jachowicz, Madison Heckman, Tommy Edwards, Louis Clouser and Derek Pavlik

Grade 2: Andrew Hartzell, Desiree Benetich, Ethan Malaska, Keith Hydro, Blake Morgans, Kyanna Dilliard and Cody Sturdik

Grade 3: Kobe Whildin, Molly Williams, Nicole Bogs, Sarah Hood, Amanda Fegley, Christopher Walkinshaw and Emily Evans

Grade 4: Sophie Smith, Megan Weber, Kayla Boswell, Keeana Cruz, Emmanuel Cabrera and Ravyn Zenon

Grade 5: Kiley Boswell, Kelsey Rimsky, Jocillyn Steigerwalt, Ashley Keeler and Alex Lebo.

Miss Forbes room: Marley Hallihan.

January

Grade 1: Santino Dalessio, Patrick Boyle, Kya Norwood, Evan Fegley, Shelby Hill, Nicholas Ahn, and Kendra Kehrli

Grade 2: Faith Drumbore, Ian Mertz, Lacey Blasko, Cassidy Enlert, Chrystiana Brettle, Brandon Balliet and Phillip Shelton.

Grade 3: Hailey Henning, Dennis Rosohac, Emma Smith, Donald Kershner, Mercedes Weaver, Autumn Coniglio and Abbreanna Smith.

Grade 4: Cassity Dixon, Zachary Nikodem, Chloe Miller, Stephanie Knauss, Grace Ann Williams and Matthew Jungbaer

Grade 5: Brenna Karnish, Brandi Beers, Skylar Francesco, Gabrielle Tout and Sophia Damian

Miss Forbes' class: Raelynn Mahoney